Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
24 Oct 22:43 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.956°N / 25.896°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Tavári (pop: 100)
20 km (13 mi) S of Skála Eresoú (pop: 300)
22 km (13 mi) SW of Mesótopos (pop: 800)
124 km (77 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
126 km (78 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
219 km (136 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 24 Oct 22:38 UTC||M 1.7 / 5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.