Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Kos Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece) on Friday, 7 August 2020
7 Aug 14:40 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 3.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.9197°N / 27.283°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) N of Kos (pop: 19,200)
8 km (5 mi) NE of Zipári (pop: 2,700)
9 km (6 mi) NE of Tigkáki (pop: 200)
162 km (101 mi) S of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
167 km (103 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 7 Aug 14:25 UTC||M 2.5 / 3.7 km||Kos Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 7 Aug 14:25 UTC||M 2.2 / 5 km||Dodecanese Is.-turkey Border Reg||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.