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Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake  - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 15 November 2017
15 Nov 19:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Nov 15 19:50: Magnitude recalculated from 3.2 to 3.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 13.0 km.
Nov 15 19:51: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.0 to 15.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 15 November 2017 19:37 UTC
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.79°N / 26.82°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (142 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) N of Yenifoça (pop: 3,700)
13 km (8 mi) W of Aliağa (pop: 44,900)
14 km (9 mi) NE of Foça (pop: 15,200)
50 km (31 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
54 km (33 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
56 km (35 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 15 Nov 19:37 UTCM 3.2 / 17.4 kmCANDARLI KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA) REVISE01 (2017.11.15KOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (8)

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Yeni Foça / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
(Turkey, 54 km E of epicenter) : Çok hafif bir ani yükselme hissi... (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 34 km SE of epicenter) : Şaşkınım yahu kızım hissetti ben hissetmedim (8yaşında ) (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 112 km E of epicenter) : Ya pek emin olamamıştım fakat görünce anladım. Bu nasıl bir deprem böyle? 1 saniye bir hareket oldu fakat koltukta dikatlice otursanız anlarsınız. 3.2 az geldi bana (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 48 km SE of epicenter) : Anlik birseydi. ACABA oldumu dedirten türden.. (reported through EMSC)
Aliağa (Turkey, 13 km E of epicenter) : Very slightly shake.lights did any move. (reported through EMSC)
Yenifoça (Turkey, 6 km S of epicenter) : Sounded/felt like a large truck drove buy my building (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 6 km SE of epicenter) : Çok gürültülüydü (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 15 November 2017

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