Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - EASTERN TURKEY on Monday, 1 April 2013
1 Apr 15:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Mon, 1 Apr 2013 16:29 (Europe/Istanbul)
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.14°N / 41.06°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kars (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) N of Ilıca (pop: 12,900)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Erzurum (pop: 420,700)
38 km (24 mi) S of İspir (pop: 12,900)
39 km (24 mi) SE of Pazaryolu (pop: 5,900)
148 km (92 mi) SE of Trabzon (pop: 244,100)
174 km (108 mi) SW of Batumi (pop: 121,800)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 1 Apr 2013 16:29 (Europe/Istanbul) (1 Apr 14:29:03 UTC)||M 2.7 / 19 km||EASTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Mon, 1 Apr 14:29 UTC||M 2.7 / 18.7 km||ELMALI-AZIZIYE (ERZURUM)||Bogazici Uni.|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.