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Very strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 27 km southwest of Karabağlar, İzmir, Turkey, on Friday, November 6, 1992 at 19:08 GMT

Very strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 27 km southwest of Karabağlar, İzmir, Turkey, on Friday, November 6, 1992 at 19:08 GMT

Very strong magnitude 6.1 earthquake at 17 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Date & time: Nov 6, 1992 19:08:09 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 17.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.16°N / 26.998°E (İzmir, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.16°S / 153.002°W
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Seferihisar (İzmir) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Menderes (İzmir) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Karabağlar (İzmir) (pop: 458,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SE of Urla (İzmir) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Izmir (İzmir) (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Torbalı (İzmir) (pop: 50,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Selcuk (İzmir) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Kusadasi (Aydın) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SW of Kemalpaşa (İzmir) (pop: 30,400) --> See nearby quakes!
542 km (337 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1013 joules (24.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 21301 tons of TNT or 1.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (147 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
May 1, 1993 21:29
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
Turkey, 22 km N of Agios Nikolaos Island, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Apr 30, 1993 15:42
29 years ago
3.8

10 km
Agios Nikolaos, 37 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Apr 30, 1993 14:56
29 years ago
3.8

10 km
24 km N of Samos Island, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Apr 30, 1993 14:20
29 years ago
3.4

10 km
40 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Apr 30, 1993 14:18
29 years ago
3.5

10 km
Turkey, 23 km N of Agios Nikolaos Island, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Apr 30, 1993 14:09
29 years ago
3.8

10 km
16 km N of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Apr 30, 1993 11:45
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
16 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Apr 23, 1993 04:00
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
24 km NE of Söke, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Apr 16, 1993 09:31
29 years ago
3.3

5 km
İzmir, 16 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Apr 4, 1993 06:53
29 years ago
3.5

5 km
5.9 km NE of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 27, 1993 08:49
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
14 km NE of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 19, 1993 19:39
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
13 km N of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 19, 1993 19:27
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
16 km N of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 19, 1993 17:45
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
22 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Feb 11, 1993 09:48
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
35 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 6, 1993 03:48
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
10.4 km NW of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 5, 1993 12:35
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
Saint John Island, 5.2 km E of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 4, 1993 14:14
29 years ago
3.5

10 km
Agios Nikolaos, Greece, 26 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Feb 4, 1993 10:16
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
9.3 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 4, 1993 10:05
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
Nisida Strongylo, 7 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Feb 4, 1993 10:01
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
10.3 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 3, 1993 16:18
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
Yılan Adası, 16 km SW of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Feb 3, 1993 08:44
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
Saint John Island, 9.7 km NE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 31, 1993 02:49
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
Yılan Adası, 10.6 km SW of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 28, 1993 17:01
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
Hekim Adasi, 12 km NW of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 27, 1993 08:08
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
5.2 km N of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 27, 1993 05:29
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
9.9 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 26, 1993 19:27
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
İzmir, 25 km N of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 26, 1993 08:14
29 years ago
3.4

10 km
İzmir, 30 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 24, 1993 04:36
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
Yılan Adası, 4.3 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 22, 1993 01:35
29 years ago
3.6

10 km
22 km NW of Aydin, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 20, 1993 04:00
29 years ago
4.1

9.7 km
İzmir, 33 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 17, 1993 09:19
29 years ago
3.9

10 km
11 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 10, 1993 00:09
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
35 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 9, 1993 02:29
29 years ago
3.0

10 km
Agios Nikolaos, Greece, 33 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Jan 1, 1993 20:49
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
Yılan Adası, 3 km N of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Jan 1, 1993 14:25
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
5.8 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 31, 1992 18:43
29 years ago
3.6

10 km
32 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 30, 1992 16:06
29 years ago
3.5

10 km
Saint John Island, 14 km NE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 27, 1992 15:01
29 years ago
3.0

5 km
5.6 km SE of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 27, 1992 14:57
29 years ago
3.2

5 km
6 km SW of Kemalpaşa, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 27, 1992 08:43
29 years ago
3.4

5 km
0.3 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 24, 1992 03:19
29 years ago
3.4

10 km
16 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 19, 1992 19:54
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
11 km N of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Dec 19, 1992 11:48
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
14 km NE of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Dec 18, 1992 16:58
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
Agios Nikolaos, Greece, 32 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Dec 16, 1992 16:21
29 years ago
2.6

10 km
Western TurkeyMore
Dec 13, 1992 17:01
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
16 km NW of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Dec 11, 1992 19:12
29 years ago
3.6

10 km
3.7 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 10, 1992 10:17
29 years ago
4.1

10 km
19 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 10, 1992 03:02
29 years ago
3.7

8.3 km
17 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 8, 1992 08:44
29 years ago
3.5

10 km
Saint John Island, 15 km W of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 6, 1992 16:26
29 years ago
3.4

10 km
16 km S of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 21:59
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
29 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 21:46
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
İzmir, 21 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 20:02
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
Nisida Strongylo, Greece, 22 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 19:04
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
31 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 06:35
29 years ago
3.7

10 km
9.2 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 5, 1992 06:26
29 years ago
4.2

10 km
18 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Dec 3, 1992 02:19
29 years ago
2.7

10 km
19 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 29, 1992 02:08
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
8.6 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 27, 1992 20:18
29 years ago
3.1

5 km
İzmir, 28 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 27, 1992 16:57
29 years ago
3.2

10 km
19 km SW of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 26, 1992 16:42
29 years ago
3.5

10 km
Saint John Island, 13 km SE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 25, 1992 03:41
29 years ago
2.3

10 km
Near the Coast of Western TurkeyMore
Nov 24, 1992 22:11
29 years ago
3.3

10 km
10.3 km SW of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 24, 1992 02:06
29 years ago
2.2

10 km
Near the Coast of Western TurkeyMore
Nov 23, 1992 16:16
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
Yılan Adası, 2.1 km W of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 22, 1992 07:12
29 years ago
3.1

10 km
11 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 21, 1992 23:35
30 years ago
2.9

10 km
20 km S of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 19, 1992 18:07
30 years ago
4.0

10 km
17 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 18, 1992 02:22
30 years ago
2.9

10 km
Nisida Strongylo, Greece, 13 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 15, 1992 19:17
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
11 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 14, 1992 13:57
30 years ago
3.0

10 km
35 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 14, 1992 10:36
30 years ago
3.1

5 km
19 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 14, 1992 03:58
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
12 km SW of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 13, 1992 18:22
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
12 km SE of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 12, 1992 01:17
30 years ago
3.2

5 km
25 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 21:25
30 years ago
3.0

10 km
15 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 20:35
30 years ago
3.1

5 km
İzmir, 26 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 18:22
30 years ago
3.1

5 km
İzmir, 23 km N of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 14:54
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
8.9 km W of Torbalı, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 06:26
30 years ago
3.4

5 km
31 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 02:40
30 years ago
3.3

5 km
Nisida Strongylo, 8.6 km SW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 11, 1992 00:26
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
14 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 10, 1992 23:46
30 years ago
3.5

10 km
18 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 10, 1992 15:52
30 years ago
3.9

10 km
33 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 10, 1992 15:46
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
26 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 9, 1992 05:15
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
10 km N of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Nov 9, 1992 02:08
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
25 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 9, 1992 01:09
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
Saint John Island, 18 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 9, 1992 00:46
30 years ago
3.3

5 km
38 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 23:46
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
Nisida Strongylo, 25 km W of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 22:36
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
25 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 21:11
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
24 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 19:28
30 years ago
3.6

11 km
8.5 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 18:21
30 years ago
3.9

13 km
8.3 km E of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 16:16
30 years ago
3.4

5 km
Nisida Strongylo, 27 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 15:35
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
19 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 14:26
30 years ago
3.8

14 km
28 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 12:44
30 years ago
2.5

10 km
Western TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 11:30
30 years ago
3.4

10 km
11 km S of Menemen, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 09:32
30 years ago
3.7

10 km
16 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 08:16
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
36 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 03:54
30 years ago
2.5

10 km
Western TurkeyMore
Nov 8, 1992 00:46
30 years ago
2.6

10 km
Western TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 23:29
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
33 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 20:53
30 years ago
3.5

8 km
4.5 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 20:39
30 years ago
3.0

10 km
29 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 16:46
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
13 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 16:33
30 years ago
3.5

10 km
7.9 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 13:52
30 years ago
3.7

10 km
29 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 11:17
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
37 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 10:47
30 years ago
3.0

5 km
İzmir, 25 km N of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 09:50
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
15 km S of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 09:30
30 years ago
3.7

9.9 km
14 km SE of Seferihisar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 06:16
30 years ago
3.0

10 km
5.1 km NE of Izmir, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 05:49
30 years ago
3.0

10 km
15 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 05:00
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
12 km NW of Izmir, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 04:41
30 years ago
3.7

23 km
23 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 04:36
30 years ago
3.8

10 km
31 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 04:15
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
11 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 04:09
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
Saint John Island, 8.9 km NE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 03:31
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
13 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 03:25
30 years ago
4.2

56 km
26 km SW of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 02:15
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
Saint John Island, 13 km W of Izmir, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 01:35
30 years ago
3.2

5 km
Saint John Island, 15 km NE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 01:32
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
11 km S of Kemalpaşa, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 01:14
30 years ago
2.9

10 km
10.2 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 7, 1992 00:55
30 years ago
3.2

10 km
8 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 23:49
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
8 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 23:22
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
13 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 22:59
30 years ago
3.1

10 km
10.2 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 22:42
30 years ago
2.5

10 km
Western TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 22:03
30 years ago
3.8

8.7 km
14 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 21:51
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
7 km NE of Izmir, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 21:45
30 years ago
3.3

10 km
Saint John Island, 17 km NE of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 21:24
30 years ago
3.7

10 km
14 km SW of Menderes, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 21:19
30 years ago
3.6

18 km
9.6 km S of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 21:04
30 years ago
3.6

10 km
13 km SE of Menemen, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 20:33
30 years ago
3.4

10 km
Yılan Adası, 8 km S of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 20:31
30 years ago
3.5

10 km
12 km SW of Menemen, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 20:05
30 years ago
4.5

10 km
25 km NW of Kusadasi, Aydın, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 19:48
30 years ago
3.8

10 km
12 km SE of Karabağlar, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 19:28
30 years ago
3.8

10 km
Saint John Island, 5.8 km NW of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 6, 1992 19:22
30 years ago
3.9

10 km
5.4 km NE of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Nov 6, 1992 19:20
30 years ago
3.6

10 km
Çırakan Adası, 33 km SW of Urla, İzmir, TurkeyMore
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