Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 93 km southwest of Gazipasa, Gazipaşa, Antalya, Turkey, on Saturday, May 14, 2005 at 23:46 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 69 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 69.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.687°N / 31.582°E↗ (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Antipode: 35.687°S / 148.418°W↗
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km (58 mi) SW of Gazipasa (Gazipaşa) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SSW of Mahmutlar (Alanya) (pop: 24,200) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) SSW of Alanya (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) WSW of Anamur (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) S of Manavgat (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ESE of Beykonak (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SSE of Belek (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Serik (pop: 36,900) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SSE of Antalya (pop: 758,200) --> See nearby quakes!
484 km (301 mi) SSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||69 km||Cyprus region (Turkey)||USGS|
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quake)
- 02 Jun 2005 21:48 UTC| M 3.9 |52.5 km (32.6 mi) depth|12 km (7 mi) distance| USGS | Details