Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 19 km west of Eressos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 07:21 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
16 Nov 07:38 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 7.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.119°N / 25.7225°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 39.119°S / 154.278°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) W of Skala Eresou (pop: 349) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) W of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SW of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W 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
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|2.3||7.6 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
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.