Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 5 December 2017
5 Dec 18:44 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 11 minutes.
Depth: 5.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3015°N / 25.4283°E (Greece)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) NW of Eresós (pop: 1000)
46 km (29 mi) W of Lygerí (pop: 0)
47 km (29 mi) NW of Skála Eresoú (pop: 300)
178 km (111 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
180 km (112 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
209 km (130 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 5 Dec 16:33 UTC||M 1.7 / 5.4 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.