Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 6.7 km southwest of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 19:01 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Nov 19:07 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 8.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.0325°N / 26.0237°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 39.033°S / 153.976°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SSE of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Antissa (pop: 908) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW 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||8.4 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.