Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Saturday, 2 December 2017
2 Dec 17:03 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 11.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8762°N / 26.342°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
12 km (7 mi) SW of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Plagiá (pop: 500)
86 km (54 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
89 km (55 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
250 km (155 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 2 Dec 16:54 UTC||M 2.6 / 11.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 2 Dec 16:54 UTC||M 2.6 / 12 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Sat, 2 Dec 16:54 UTC||M 2.6 / 12.6 km||31 Km SW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.