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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Western Turkey on Sunday, 31 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Western Turkey on Sunday, 31 March 2019
31 Mar 11:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km.
Mar 31 11:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 5.0 km.
Mar 31 11:37: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 2.0 km.
Mar 31 11:43: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 7.0 km.
Mar 31 11:49: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.0 to 5.0 km.
Mar 31 11:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 2.0 km.
Mar 31 12:54: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 5.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 31 March 2019 11:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.48°N / 29.4°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kula (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NE of Acıpayam (pop: 10,900)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Serinhisar (pop: 17,200)
25 km (15 mi) NE of Nikfer (pop: 5,500)
43 km (27 mi) SE of Denizli (pop: 313,200)
131 km (82 mi) NW of Antalya (pop: 758,200)
138 km (85 mi) NW of Muratpaşa (pop: 450,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 31 Mar 11:30 UTCM 5.0 / 5 kmWestern TurkeyEMSC
Sun, 31 Mar 11:30 UTCM 5.0 / 5.3 kmKarahuyuk-acipayam (denizli) Revise01 (2019.03.31 (Turkey)KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 31 Mar 11:30 UTCM 5.0 / 9.7 km TurkeyGeoAu
Sun, 31 Mar 11:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km10km NNE of Acipayam, TurkeyUSGS
Sun, 31 Mar 11:30 UTCM 5.1Turska (Turkey)SSS

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Denizli / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Denizli / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
97 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Aydın / Weak shaking (MMI III)
44.1 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Quite a violent shake, but not as much as the one 2 weeks ago
293.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting on sofa. Experienced shaking and TV and ornaments vibrated.
Çiğli (Turkey, 233 km NW of epicenter) : que fuerte tia! (reported through EMSC)
Yalova (Turkey, 400 km NW of epicenter) : Mnn (reported through EMSC)
Çiğli (Turkey, 234 km NW of epicenter) : 4.5 diyecektim 4,8 miş (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 232 km NW of epicenter) : çok çok hafif hissettim. (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 232 km NW of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 231 km NW of epicenter) : İzmir iki kere salladi guzel vurdu (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 231 km NW of epicenter) : Sadece avizeler sallandı (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 230 km NW of epicenter) : Izmir karsiyaka hisedildi (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 230 km NW of epicenter) : Hissettik (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 229 km NW of epicenter) : İzmir karsiyaka 5-6 saniye kadar hissedildi (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 229 km NW of epicenter) : Hafifti. (reported through EMSC)
Konak (Turkey, 225 km NW of epicenter) : Hafif ama avizeyi salladı. Alsancak (reported through EMSC)
Bayraklı (Turkey, 224 km NW of epicenter) : Manas bayraklı kat ;7 avize sallandı (reported through EMSC)
Bayraklı (Turkey, 222 km NW of epicenter) : Strong (reported through EMSC)
Gaziemir (Turkey, 221 km NW of epicenter) : yatakta film izlerken sallandik (reported through EMSC)
Bornova (Turkey, 219 km NW of epicenter) : Short one (reported through EMSC)
Şehzadeler (Turkey, 214 km NW of epicenter) : Manisadan hissettik baya (reported through EMSC)
Torbalı (Turkey, 196 km W of epicenter) : Torbalı (reported through EMSC)
Bodrum (Turkey, 189 km W of epicenter) : Bodrum -ORTAKENT hissedilmedi.... (reported through EMSC)
Gördes (Turkey, 189 km NW of epicenter) : Short (reported through EMSC)
Bodrum (Turkey, 162 km W of epicenter) : We heard very hard sound Milas/Meşelik/BODRUM (reported through EMSC)
Efeler (Turkey, 145 km W of epicenter) : Ufaktan salladı on saniye falan /aydın. (reported through EMSC)
Efeler (Turkey, 144 km W of epicenter) : Çok kısa fakat çok hissedilir şekilde (reported through EMSC)
Efeler (Turkey, 144 km W of epicenter) : Aydin, bayagi sallandik (reported through EMSC)
Efeler (Turkey, 144 km W of epicenter) : Aydında salladı deprem Denizli’de ama Aydın merkezde hissetim (reported through EMSC)
Efeler (Turkey, 144 km W of epicenter) : Balkonda (reported through EMSC)
Konyaaltı (Turkey, 128 km SE of epicenter) : Antalya hafif hissedildi (reported through EMSC)
Yatağan (Turkey, 113 km W of epicenter) : Yatağan, Muğla'dan yine hissettim. 3-4 saniye hafif ama sağlam salladı. (reported through EMSC)
Nazilli (Turkey, 106 km NW of epicenter) : Ev bir gitti geldi zemin katta (reported through EMSC)
Ortaca (Turkey, 99 km SW of epicenter) : Just a small movement lights swinging (reported through EMSC)
Bozdoğan (Turkey, 98 km W of epicenter) : Sekiz saniye kadar sürdü...Allah korusun... (reported through EMSC)
Menteşe (Turkey, 97 km W of epicenter) : Muğla merkez hissedildi. Jeomes yerbilimleri/jeofizik mühendisi Murat EKMEKÇİ (reported through EMSC)
Menteşe (Turkey, 97 km W of epicenter) : Orta şiddetliydi, 5-10 saniye sürdü. (reported through EMSC)
Menteşe (Turkey, 95 km W of epicenter) : Muğla merkez araba park halindeyken salladı (reported through EMSC)
Fethiye (Turkey, 95 km S of epicenter) : Fethiye merkez (reported through EMSC)
Fethiye (Turkey, 93 km S of epicenter) : Just a w0bble (reported through EMSC)
Köyceğiz (Turkey, 85 km SW of epicenter) : Şiddetli değildi ama epey salladı (reported through EMSC)
Burdur (Turkey, 82 km E of epicenter) : Soft shaking for a about 10-15 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Burdur (Turkey, 82 km E of epicenter) : Soft shaking during about 10-15 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Burdur (Turkey, 81 km E of epicenter) : Kısa ama güçlü sayılır. It was short but kinda strong (reported through EMSC)
Burdur (Turkey, 80 km E of epicenter) : Büyük depremin gelmesi yakındır. (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 49 km NW of epicenter) : Sanki havaya kalktik , sanirim biraz yukseldik gucluydu ve bir kaldiracla havaya kaldirilmis gibiydi very strong i think all pioneer (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 48 km NW of epicenter) : Titretti (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 48 km NW of epicenter) : Fena sallandık (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 46 km NW of epicenter) : Salladı yine (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 44 km NW of epicenter) : Çok sallandı... (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 44 km NW of epicenter) : Baya çok salladı uzun sürdü bu kez (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 44 km NW of epicenter) : Hissettik (reported through EMSC)
Merkezefendi (Turkey, 44 km NW of epicenter) : 3. Kat kuvvetli salladi. Ama kisa surdu. (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 44 km NW of epicenter) : Kanepe altımdan kaydı allahtan kısaydı (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 42 km NW of epicenter) : kat 4 bir dakika çok galdi (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 42 km NW of epicenter) : Sert very strong saga sola salladi (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 41 km NW of epicenter) : Çok hissedildi. 10-15 saniye kadar sürdü. Çok derinden gelmedi deprem. Salladı sadece. (reported through EMSC)
Honaz (Turkey, 39 km NW of epicenter) : Baya Salladı. (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 38 km NW of epicenter) : Baya hissedildi. Fena sarstı. (reported through EMSC)
Tavas (Turkey, 37 km W of epicenter) : Sıçtım korkudan (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 36 km NW of epicenter) : Baya sağlandı (reported through EMSC)
Pamukkale (Turkey, 29 km NW of epicenter) : Yer ayağimdan kaydi (reported through EMSC)
Serinhisar (Turkey, 16 km NW of epicenter) : Sallandi (reported through EMSC)
Acıpayam (Turkey, 9 km S of epicenter) : Fena sallandı (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: Western Turkey, 31 Mar 2019 11h30

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List of recorded aftershocks, latest first (374 quakes):
  • 29 May 2019 04:49 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 28 May 2019 05:04 UTC
    | M 1.6 |
    5.2 km (3.2 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 25 May 2019 04:07 UTC
    | M 1.2 |
    10.9 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 24 May 2019 11:14 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 May 2019 12:55 UTC
    | M 1.5 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 20 May 2019 23:14 UTC
    | M 1.8 |
    5.7 km (3.5 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 19 May 2019 05:02 UTC
    | M 1.5 |
    4.2 km (2.6 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 19 May 2019 02:10 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 17 May 2019 21:12 UTC
    | M 1.5 |
    9.4 km (5.8 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 17 May 2019 18:38 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    9.6 km (6 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 16 May 2019 07:57 UTC
    | M 1.6 |
    6.4 km (4 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 14 May 2019 15:50 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 13 May 2019 21:10 UTC
    | M 1.3 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 13 May 2019 07:13 UTC
    | M 1.7 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 12 May 2019 12:07 UTC
    | M 1.7 |
    12.4 km (7.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 12 May 2019 04:48 UTC
    | M 1.4 |
    9.8 km (6.1 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • Show all

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Western Turkey on Sunday, 31 March 2019
 

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