Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Thursday, 7 December 2017
7 Dec 10:33 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 5.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5437°N / 26.0067°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
28 km (18 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
29 km (18 mi) W of Behram (pop: 1,100)
159 km (99 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
161 km (100 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 7 Dec 10:19 UTC||M 2.7 / 5.4 km||GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Thu, 7 Dec 10:19 UTC||M 2.5 / 8 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.