Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 90 km southwest of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 13:42 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 90 km southwest of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 13:42 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 30 km depth

12 Aug 13:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Aug 12 15:36: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 30.0 km.
Date & time: Aug 12, 2018 13:42:23 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.01°N / 31.24°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Antipode: 36.01°S / 148.76°W
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Çıralı (pop: 500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Tekirova (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of Manavgat (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Alanya (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) ESE of Beykonak (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Mahmutlar (Alanya) (pop: 24,200) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) S of Belek (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (133 mi) WNW of Nicosia (Cyprus) (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) SSW of Konya (pop: 875,500) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) SSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) NW of Cyprus Island (pop: 1,140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.330 km WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
4.017 kmMEDITERRANEAN SEAKOERI-RETMC
4.335 km- 77km SSW of Avsallar, TurkeyUSGS

User reports for this quake (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Alanya / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Alanya (91.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
alanya. oba distric (95 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mahmutlar, Alanya, Antalya (94.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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