Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 25 km south of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 04:32 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 8 km depth
31 Oct 04:42 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 8.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.863°N / 26.1035°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.863°S / 153.897°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Agra (pop: 955) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSW 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||8.4 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||13 km||47 Km N from Chios||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.