Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 90 km south of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 08:59 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 90 km south of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 08:59 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 60 km depth

6 Sep 09:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Sep 6 09:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 60.0 km.
Date & time: Sep 6, 2019 08:59:55 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.77°N / 31.7°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Antipode: 35.77°S / 148.3°W
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
79 km (49 mi) SW of Gazipasa (Gazipaşa) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Mahmutlar (Alanya) (pop: 24,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSW of Alanya (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of Avsallar (Alanya) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Anamur (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SSE of Manavgat (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSE of Belek (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SE of Muratpaşa (pop: 450,000) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (97 mi) SE of Antalya (pop: 758,200) --> See nearby quakes!
473 km (294 mi) SSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) NW of Cyprus Island (pop: 1,140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
4.260 kmCyprus Region (Turkey)EMSC
4.260 km71km SW of Gazipasa, TurkeyUSGS
4.310.2 kmMediterranean Sea Revise01 (2019.09.06 (Turkey)KOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (11)

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Alanya, Hotel 4th floor (90.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Alanya (90.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Avsallar Dıamond Beach / Light shaking (MMI IV)
(Cyprus, 129 km SE of epicenter) : Ομαλή κατάσταση... Όσο που το νιώσαμε. (reported through EMSC)  
(Cyprus, 228 km E of epicenter) : Felt nothing in Paralimni, (reported through EMSC)  
(Cyprus, 176 km SE of epicenter) : Felt nothing. (reported through EMSC)  
לימסול (Cyprus, 172 km SE of epicenter) : Сидела в машине. Решила, что меня укачало... потом поняла, что трясёт (reported through EMSC)  
Agios Stylianos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : Limassol,Cyprus. Nothing noticed. (reported through EMSC)  
Agia Paraskevi (Cyprus, 162 km SE of epicenter) : In seconds not high (reported through EMSC)  
Mammari (Cyprus, 151 km SE of epicenter) : Felt nothing. (reported through EMSC)  
Panagia Evangelistria (Cyprus, 172 km SE of epicenter) : Felt nothing in....Limassol (reported through EMSC)  
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