Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Turkey, 18 km northeast of Nisi Oinousses Island, Greece, on Monday, April 20, 1998 at 07:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.671°N / 26.321°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.671°S / 153.679°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Karaburun (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Mandraki (Greece) (pop: 792) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Marmaro (Greece) (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ENE of Kampia (Greece) (pop: 50) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Plomari (Greece) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Castro (Greece) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) N of Cesme (Çeşme) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NW of Urla (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
579 km (360 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||10 km||near the coast of western Turkey||USGS|
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