Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 8 December 2017
9 Dec 00:55 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Depth: 8.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9788°N / 26.0105°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Tavári (pop: 100)
17 km (10 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
17 km (11 mi) S of Mesótopos (pop: 800)
116 km (72 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
119 km (74 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
229 km (142 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 8 Dec 23:50 UTC||M 1.5 / 8.3 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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.