Mag. 2.2 earthquake - 24 km south of Patnos, Ağrı, Turkey, on Friday, 28 December 2018 at 08:00 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
28 Dec 08:10 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 4.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.0155°N / 42.8105°E (Ağrı, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Süphan Dağ (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) S of Patnos (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Adilcevaz (Bitlis) (pop: 52,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Malazgirt (Muş) (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NE of Ahlat (Bitlis) (pop: 64,700) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Bulanık (Muş) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Erciş (pop: 91,900) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Van (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SSW of Ağrı (pop: 92,000) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) SE of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
860 km (535 mi) E of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.2||4.5 km||DIZGINKALE-PATNOS (AGRI)||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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.