Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 8 November 2017
8 Nov 01:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.55°N / 26.23°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,900)
21 km (13 mi) NE of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
147 km (91 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
149 km (93 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
152 km (95 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 8 Nov 01:04 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Wed, 8 Nov 01:04 UTC||M 2.3 / 5.6 km||TASAGIL-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.