Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 5.4 km northeast of Saint John Island, İzmir, Turkey, on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 12:40 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 17 km depth
21 Nov 12:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.45°N / 26.83°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.45°S / 153.17°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (141 km / 88 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNE of Urla (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Menemen (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of Seferihisar (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Menderes (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSW of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Cesme (Çeşme) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
544 km (338 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||17 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.2||7.6 km||IZMIR KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.