Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 20 km southwest of Mesotopos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 23:05 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
25 Oct 01:06 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 0 minutes.
Depth: 5.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.974°N / 25.8947°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.974°S / 154.105°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Vatoussa (pop: 574) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||5.3 km||AEGEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.10.24||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.