Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 5 December 2017
5 Dec 19:54 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 8.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8072°N / 26.007°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) N of Víki (pop: 100)
26 km (16 mi) N of Kampiá (pop: 100)
26 km (16 mi) N of Amádes (pop: 100)
108 km (67 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
109 km (68 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
220 km (137 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 5 Dec 19:31 UTC||M 2.9 / 8.9 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.