Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 10.4 km southeast of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 12:01 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
8 Nov 12:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 3.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.0433°N / 26.642°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 39.043°S / 153.358°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ENE of Agrilia Kratigou (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Pappados (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) W of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Bergama (Turkey) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ESE 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
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.
|2.1||3.7 km||DIKILI ACIKLARI-IZMIR (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.1||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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.