Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - ONIKI ADALAR (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Tuesday, 14 August 2018
14 Aug 03:03 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.705°N / 27.1575°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) S of Kardámaina (pop: 1,900)
10 km (6 mi) N of Páloi (pop: 200)
11 km (7 mi) N of Mandráki (pop: 700)
186 km (115 mi) S of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
190 km (118 mi) S of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
336 km (209 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 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, 14 Aug 02:55 UTC||M 2.1 / 5 km||ONIKI ADALAR (MEDITERRANEAN 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.