Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 24 km north of Viki, Chios, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 18:07 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 14 km depth
11 Nov 18:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 13.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.792°N / 26.0148°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.792°S / 153.985°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) N of Viki (pop: 108) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) S of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Castro (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||14 km||SAKIZ ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||11 km||39 Km NNW from Chios||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.