Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - MOLLAKASIM-(VAN) on Tuesday, 7 November 2017
7 Nov 21:13 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 5.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.6938°N / 43.1473°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Süphan Dağ (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) NW of Van (pop: 371,700)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Edremit (pop: 7,500)
38 km (24 mi) SE of Adilcevaz (pop: 52,800)
41 km (26 mi) SW of Erciş (pop: 91,900)
158 km (98 mi) W of Khowy (pop: 175,400)
197 km (123 mi) NE of Batman (pop: 382,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 7 Nov 21:05 UTC||M 2.1 / 5.4 km||MOLLAKASIM-(VAN)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Tue, 7 Nov 21:05 UTC||M 2.1 / 7 km||EASTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.