Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 86 km southwest of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Saturday, December 28, 2013 17:21:05

Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 86 km southwest of Alanya, Antalya, Turkey, on Saturday, December 28, 2013 17:21:05

Strong magnitude 5.8 earthquake at 51 km depth

28 Dec 15:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 14 minutes.
Date & time: Dec 28, 2013 15:21:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, December 28, 2013 17:21:05
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 51.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.98°N / 31.3405°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Antipode: 35.98°S / 148.66°W
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (51 mi) SSW of Avsallar (Alanya) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SW of Alanya (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Mahmutlar (Alanya) (pop: 24,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Manavgat (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Tekirova (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Gazipasa (Gazipaşa) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Kemer (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSE of Muratpaşa (pop: 450,000) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SSE of Antalya (pop: 758,200) --> See nearby quakes!
458 km (285 mi) SSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) NW of Cyprus Island (pop: 1,140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
423 km (263 mi) ESE of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.058 kmTurkeyGFZ
5.964 km WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
5.851 km80km SSW of Avsallar, TurkeyUSGS
6.046 kmMediterranean SEA REVISE01 (2013.12.28KOERI-RETMC
5.851 kmSSW of Avsallar, TurkeyGeoAu
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ute und uwe chladek we stay at Avsalar / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Lasa / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Took us by surprise in Lasa! House swayed and shook for about 5 seconds.   
Alanya / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Havy  
Aspendos Beach, gündogdu / Light shaking (MMI IV) : About 7-10 cm shaking of Walls. Bed, Doors, Frames shaking. Could hear cracking Sounds. No Damages visible.  
paphos,cyprus / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Larnaca, Cyprus / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : very light and smooth moove  
Kissonerga / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Guest at Atlantica Golden Beach hotel on 4th floor. Distinct shaking & movement of building from 2nd floor upwards  
mersin / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Here in Mersin near Adana beds shaking and very hard waves on the sea.One after the other all 5 seconds.Very scary in 12th floor !!!  
Alanya, Oba / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt by all in the city center. People and animals alarmed. Many run out. I felt very heavy car on the road. The tremor was coming in my direction. Floor, desk, furniture, windows, walls shook strange. Planks on the floor bouncing. On the outside of one   
Lapta Girne North Cyprus / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Doors in house rattled and I was sitting on the bed which started to vibrate. It lasted aboout 1 min. Called friends localy and they felt it to.  
Athens / not felt
Voyage Belek / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Cyprus (205 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Belek Susesi Hotel (101.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : the buldings in this area are not built in the best way. We saw big gaps in the wall when we run downstairs from the 5th floor. Room in the 5th floor was shaking quiet heavy.  
Alanya / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : more strong than last earthquake   
alanya / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Belek, Gloria Golf Hotel / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Avsallar Turkey (80.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : We felt as though we were were on a treadmill in our hotel room . People ran along the corridors in a panic ! Scary stuff  
Colaklı, Kamelya World Selın (92.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : sitting in lobby and felt a moderate shaking thunderstorm and rain were following  
Okurcalar (80.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Ich habe es gespürt  
Okurcalar (80.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Ich habe es gespürt  
Ocukular (80.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Ich habe es gespürt  
Manavgat / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Zum Glück ist nicht weiteres passiert. Es hat ganz schön gewackelt. Einige Menschen liefen auf die Straße. Wir befinden uns im 4. Stock. Der Boden wackelte ca. 6-9 Sekunden. Leichte Wellen waren danach noch eine Weile zu spüren.   
Kadriye / Light shaking (MMI IV) : crying children, bud not realy havy.  
nicosia cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Avsallar Sentido Gold island / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Dalaman / Weak shaking (MMI III)
belek, turkey, hotel cornelia diamond (101.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : beginning with vibrations, short but clearly shaking sensations. about 10 seconds duration. small damage in the hotel (plaster from the walls) No sustained damage. Bad response from hotel management. many people innbathrobe outside. No information from Ho  
Armou,Paphos area (208.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Swaying of about 20 degrees on Christmas decorations  
kargipinari erdemeli mersin turkey / Weak shaking (MMI III)
nicosia (204.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
güngogdu / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Kundus (106.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Polis Crysochous. Cyprus (144.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Quite scary. Christmas tree shook quite significantly.  
kumköy, antalya / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The whole hotelbuilding was swinging  
KONAKLI HOTEL Selekt / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limasso Cyprus / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Belek, Hotel Cornelia De Luxe / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
kouklia, paphos, cyprus (182.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : driving in heavy rain, everything shuddered and went blurry for abut 30seconds. scary!  
Side Türkei / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limassol / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : Staying at Crowne Plaza and my bed was shaking as I was sitting on it, my husbands computer screen was shaking  
Side Evrenseki / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Gündogdu / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed, Windows and Doors shaking for about 60 seconds.  
Tsada, Paphos, Cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Nicosia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alanya / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kissonerga, Pafos (160.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Bed & fittings shook in hotel room. Many people alarmed, but hotel staff say nothing to worry about  
Belek / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Belek / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Belek / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Cairo / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : slight, gentle swaying of table and lamp shades on 13th floor of residential building  
Demirtas Alanya / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
side / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Nicosia / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
lara / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
polis (140.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : felt dizzy and swaying very odd feeling. Seems most people in Cyprus felt it  
Lara / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Nicosia,Cyprus Ag. Antonio / Light shaking (MMI IV)
belek / Weak shaking (MMI III)
antalya / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Belek / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Pafos, Cyprus (165.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was siting in sofa and felt it so strong. Feelings wasnt so nice and i was about to womite.I run with my husband out of house.  
Belek Maxx Royal / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limassol, Cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It lastest for a long period. I heard the wardrobe doors shaking, the balcony door also was shaking. At the beginning, I was sitting on my bed, live on the 6th floor, I thought I was feeling dizzy, but immediately when it got stronger, I realised it was  
Paphos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Limassol Cyprus (193 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Kizkalesi (257.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Lara, Antalya (106.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt it in Lara/Antalya  
belek, turkey (99.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Robinson Golf club Nobilis (97.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Side / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shake the Hotelroom for about 1 Minute  
Side, Hotel Side Star Resort / Weak shaking (MMI III) : wir spürten im Zimmer (2. Stock) leichte Erschütterungen und Schwingungen für 3-7 Sekunden  
belek / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kemer (98.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The bed was shaking  
Belek / Light shaking (MMI IV)
side türkei Hotel Commodore (2563.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Side, Türkei. Bed and wall in the hotel were shaking, only one time  
Side, Turkey / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Nicosia / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Nicosia, Cyprus (200.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kampia, Nicosia (204.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The table at which I was writing shook, as did the TV. It lasted about nearly a minute.  
Pervolia, Larnaca, Cyprus 17:40 local time (241 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Larnaca (236 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Larnaca (236 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
Nicosia / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
nicosia (201.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
side / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Camlibel North Cyprus (172.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Slight movement of floor chairs and objects  
Polis, Cyprus / Weak shaking (MMI III)
paralimni,cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
lefkosa / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
paphos / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Belek (Antalya), Turkey / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
nicosia cyprus / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Paphos (169.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Belek türkei / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
antalya , alanya Turkey (88.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : it was so short, but strong shaking. I guessed that it was more than 5.  
Belek türkei (97.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limassol / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : it lasted long  
elena,from paphos,cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cairo (659.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : i feel it  
2035 Strovolos, Nicosia / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was writing something on my PC and I thought I was dizzy.   
antalya / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Nicosia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia, Cyprus (204.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
antalya/lara / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : duration was about 15-20 seconds  
nicosia / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Pissouri, Cyprus (191.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Strovolos, Nicosia, Cyprus / Light shaking (MMI IV)
nicosia (205.1 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Netanya, Israel (519.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Athienou - Cyprus (228.9 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Weak shaking of objects - Athienou / Cyprus  
cyprus / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Antalya Center / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
tsada, paphos, cyprus / Weak shaking (MMI III) : christmas tree shaking! sea sick on the sofa.. living on top of mountain and still felt it.  
Paphos (166.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Nicosia, Cyprus (200 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Paphos (166.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was lying in bed and the bed started shaking slowly at first then more vigourously for about a minute.  
Mersin (296.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Nicosia, Cyprus (205.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Marathounda Village, Paphos, Cyprus / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking, cupboard doors knocking, bed shaking, lamp wobbling. Duration of shaking approx 8-10 seconds.  
Nicosia / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : Swaying of building felt on 2nd floor, difficulty to tell it was an earthquake at first but then became clear.   
peyia (155.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
paphos, cyprus / Weak shaking (MMI III)
aglangia, nicosia, cyprus (208.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Nicosia / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
limassol, cyprus / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Kissonerga (161.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limassol , Cyprus (211.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : We live on last floor of 5fl building and feel some shake. Most people we asked did not felt anything at all. (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : Building definitely oscillated a few inches each way for 10 - 15 secs. Hope this helps (reported through EMSC)  
Anamur (Turkey, 137 km E of epicenter) : No, never experienced this before. Are tourists, our hotelroom shook for two or three seconds, it was very scarry (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : power went off (reported through EMSC)  
Polemi (Cyprus, 166 km SE of epicenter) : I think it was a mild earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Poli Crysochous (Cyprus, 149 km SE of epicenter) : There was a thunderstorm during the tremor so I couldn't tell if there was any noise from the tremor itself. (reported through EMSC)  
Meneou (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : Very gentle swaying movement, almost imperceptable but confirmed by chimes on clock rattling and swaying of a vertical standing electric heater (reported through EMSC)  
Strovolos (Cyprus, 206 km SE of epicenter) : Thunderstorm at the time of the earthquake made it more confusing and scary (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : There was a big storm very close by at the time so any noise would have been masked by that. (reported through EMSC)  
Tsada (Cyprus, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Was felt by those in lounge but not by those in kitchen next to lounge, probably because those in kitchen were busy. (reported through EMSC)  
Giolou (Cyprus, 161 km SE of epicenter) : It was the longest I have felt here, about5 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : yaklaşık 1 dakika sürdü. istanbul depremi gibi durup tekrar başladı.oldukça korkutucu bir depremdi. (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : Medium to strong shaking for approx 20-30 seconds. No damages in our building. Ambulances and police sirens. (reported through EMSC)  
Agios Amvrosios (, 218 km E of epicenter) : We live in concrete buildings, so it is a bit scary. And will live quite close to the mountains. (reported through EMSC)  
Argaka (Cyprus, 150 km SE of epicenter) : Very slow movement not the usual shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Tripoli (Lebanon, 447 km SE of epicenter) : I saw chairs and the table shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Ammochostos (, 256 km SE of epicenter) : for some reason it started to rain directly after the earthquake, and there was thunder (reported through EMSC)  
Boghaz (, 251 km E of epicenter) : I felt it approximately 5 - 8 seconds. I thought something going wrong with me, but then I saw my Christmas tree moving, and also laptop on my lap was shaking, same with my laps and legs. I was sitting on the sofa. (reported through EMSC)  
Larnaca (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : Felt like a tilting to one side and then return to original position (reported through EMSC)  
Pyla (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : Time 17.15 approx. 28/12/2013 duration about 3/4 to 1 minute (reported through EMSC)  
Aradippou (Cyprus, 237 km SE of epicenter) : All in house felt dizzy for about 20 sec. (reported through EMSC)  
Konya (Turkey, 230 km NE of epicenter) : Evin tavanında asılı olan lambalar sallandı. Kanepeler gidip geldi. Beşik gibi ifadesi doğru bir ifade olacaktır. (reported through EMSC)  
Moni (Cyprus, 222 km SE of epicenter) : Were sitting watching tv at groundfloor it went for quite a long time shook us quite well being far from the epicentre the lamps were swaving things on shelves swiveled but didn't fall.... earlier the afternoon around 3lt had felt a milder ones. (reported through EMSC)  
(Cyprus, 215 km SE of epicenter) : Difficult to say if there was sound as it was in the middle of a storm (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : The sofa was shaking in Limassol for about 15 second and the lights for the next 5 minutes (after the earthquake). (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : We rang down to Hotel reception who said not to worry, it often happens. (reported through EMSC)  
Aglantzia (Cyprus, 211 km SE of epicenter) : just that i felt it (reported through EMSC)  
Ypsonas (Cyprus, 210 km SE of epicenter) : I thought I was gonna die (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : The Xmas-tree and hanging objects swayed for 15 seconds! (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : the walls shook (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : I heard the walls creack as if the pillars were swaying forcing the bricks and mortar give way. I expect to see cracks forming the next month or so. Cat was very nervus and i had to scold him. then it came. (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : First shake was strong and happened suddenly. I was setting on sofa and it suddenly jumped from under me so i end up on the edge of sofa at once. Christmas tree and everything around was shaking on the place for about 2-3 minutes. Nothing fell off shelves (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : I fell very strong this earthquake (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : Une pensée pour ceux se situant dans l'épicentre :-( (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : I was sleeping and i woke up by the shaking. I am at 4th floor and it felt so strong and like it will never end... (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : there was a pause in activity before it resumed (reported through EMSC)  
Strovolos (Cyprus, 206 km SE of epicenter) : It was for 1 min and i felt it very strong at the 9th floor where i live. (reported through EMSC)  
Kyrenia (, 196 km SE of epicenter) : just a faint tremor for about 10-20 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Karavas (, 187 km SE of epicenter) : there were 2 tremours. The first one if felt and wondered if it was an earthquake. When the second one came I knew it was an earthquake. My pet dog looked at me with a worried look. (reported through EMSC)  
Yeroskipou (Cyprus, 174 km SE of epicenter) : Very short duration (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : Not felt by my husband who was photographing a lighting storm on the hotel room balcony. TV on dressing table was shaking. Husband has video of storm and me in back ground calling him ss it happened. (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : The chair on which I sat trembled as did the floor beneath me plus the TV set in the hotel room rattled. The whole thing lasted about 6-8 seconds. It seemed like the whole room shook. (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : It lasted for 5 to 7 seconds. Sitting on bed on 2nd floor in hotel room, bed shaking, doors rattling in their frames for the duration. Thunder storm at the same time, started about 30 minutes before the tremor. (reported through EMSC)  
Tsada (Cyprus, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Most odd, felt like I was on a boat (reported through EMSC)  
Chloraka (Cyprus, 168 km SE of epicenter) : Quake happened during local thunderstorm with heavy rain and lightening, therefore external effects / damage difficult to assess. (reported through EMSC)  
Peyia (Cyprus, 159 km SE of epicenter) : just felt like sitting on top of a big jelly (reported through EMSC)  
Peyia (Cyprus, 159 km SE of epicenter) : Motion was gently side to side rather than abrupt or shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : Since there was a thunderstorm and heavy rain at the instant of the earthquake, I believe it's hard to discern sounds of any kind yet local tv stations show images of swaying furnitures in upper stories of buildings. Some people were frightened but most p (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : noticed swaying, it lasted a long time, felt like longer than a minute. started to get worried as earthquake continued without stopping. felt dizzy and seasick. everyone in family felt it, but my cat continued sleeping. (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : Escaped 12 storey hotel due to app. 0,5-1 Hz shakes and swaying building on upper storeys. No harm done that we know of yet. (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : Was longer than any other I have ever felt, maybe 30 seconds or so, a few free standing pictures fell over!! Not a nice experience at all! (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : I live here since 1996 and it was the first time that I felt it so long and so strong.. (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : Det er andet jordskælv indenfor kort tid. Sidst var det Manavgat 5.0 - denne gang Antalya 5.9 Det er ellers ikke almindeligt for dette område (reported through EMSC)  
Alanya (Turkey, 86 km NE of epicenter) : Pronounced trembling felt for a period of approx 20 seconds. Christmas tree decorations and water in cooler moving. (reported through EMSC)  
Side (Turkey, 83 km N of epicenter) : Everything was shaking inside my house! And it continued a long time as well so I ran outside and waited there for about an half hour. (reported through EMSC)  
6th of October City (Egypt, 676 km S of epicenter) : The feeling lasted for a little more than one minute. (reported through EMSC)  
Tripoli (Lebanon, 447 km SE of epicenter) : Shaking sideways_ smoothy, as if underwater. (reported through EMSC)  
Adana (Turkey, 375 km E of epicenter) : Ayağa kalkamadım yürümek zorlaştı ve başım döndü bulunduğum binayı bayağı salladı. (reported through EMSC)  
Ayia Napa (Cyprus, 269 km SE of epicenter) : the ceiling lamps shaking for 2 minuyes (reported through EMSC)  
Paralimni (Cyprus, 265 km SE of epicenter) : Hanging lights, chimes, and Christmas tree all swayed. I was lying on the sofa and and felt a slight movement.. (reported through EMSC)  
Paralimni (Cyprus, 265 km SE of epicenter) : Felt it for 5 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Larnaca (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : Liquids swayed. (reported through EMSC)  
Larnaca (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : Airport lounge (reported through EMSC)  
Oroklini (Cyprus, 241 km SE of epicenter) : We were sitting on the sofa and I thought my son is shaking the sofa with some kind of movements. I looked at him but he wasn't moving at all. Then I realised it was an earthquake. It was a little scarry. I told everybody do not move. (reported through EMSC)  
Oroklini (Cyprus, 241 km SE of epicenter) : Lived here for 8 years and its first I have felt. Led on the bed and it wobbled. Structure is a 3 story Town House in a block of 4 joined. Built from reinforced concrete. (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : The armchair I was laying was swinging and I though ... could it be? And that's when I turned to the hanging lights and saw them swung too.. And still the quake was on action for 5-10 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : It lasted around 10 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Kato Polemidia (Cyprus, 212 km SE of epicenter) : 20 sec, the lights moved a lot. everybody notice it. (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : Strong wind and rain at the time (reported through EMSC)  
Strovolos (Cyprus, 206 km SE of epicenter) : It could only be felt for a few seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Ayioi Trimithias (Cyprus, 199 km SE of epicenter) : The towels hunging in the bathroomd were moving alone, like the air waves them outsides (reported through EMSC)  
Paliometoxo (Cyprus, 196 km SE of epicenter) : I was sitting on a chair using my laptop and I feel like I was dizzy! Two more people from my house express the same feelings so we understood that it was an earthquake! (reported through EMSC)  
Pissouri (Cyprus, 196 km SE of epicenter) : Thunderstorm at time, but probably not related. (reported through EMSC)  
Pissouri (Cyprus, 196 km SE of epicenter) : There were three distinct shakes/movements (reported through EMSC)  
Kapouti (, 177 km SE of epicenter) : So scary (reported through EMSC)  
Gaziveran (, 173 km SE of epicenter) : the faint sound I heard was more likely wooden beams in my apartment groaning rather than an external source. (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : it lasted about 30 seconds and you couldn't walk or stand up (reported through EMSC)  
Lasa (Cyprus, 164 km SE of epicenter) : It was very quick, one sway and it was over. The lamps swung for about 5 mins after. (reported through EMSC)  
Kathikas (Cyprus, 158 km SE of epicenter) : Slight swaying motion, made me feel light headed. (reported through EMSC)  
Lysos (Cyprus, 157 km SE of epicenter) : Was in bed taking a nap. Felt the bed shook a couple of times for 5-10 seconds but nothing else. (reported through EMSC)  
Choli (Cyprus, 154 km SE of epicenter) : The effects were felt as far as Polis chrysochou (reported through EMSC)  
Poli Crysochous (Cyprus, 149 km SE of epicenter) : The building was swaying ! (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : it lasted long and felt like steady waves. Horrible feeling... (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : So long significant shaking long waves. (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : Se sat i a bed om the sixth floor. The beed was slowly shaking. (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : It felt like ıt lasted about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Mahmutlar (Turkey, 87 km NE of epicenter) : We are 8 flights up at first you don't realise what is happening would rather not feel one again (reported through EMSC)  
Avsallar (Turkey, 78 km NE of epicenter) : Quite effecting. Last 10-20 seconds with clear roaring. With thunder and lightning above the sea felt apocaliptic. Never before here for last 4 years. (reported through EMSC)  
Tira (Israel, 537 km SE of epicenter) : No. (reported through EMSC)  
Pyla (Cyprus, 243 km SE of epicenter) : it was sudden and was followed by a replica . (reported through EMSC)  
Oroklini (Cyprus, 241 km SE of epicenter) : The laptop table was swaying very slightly (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : Lasted a little while, shook ceiling lights / fans etc (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : Seating with x4 in kitchen. It was like a dizzy sensation. Gentle movement of ground. No movement of objects. (reported through EMSC)  
Limassol (Cyprus, 213 km SE of epicenter) : Very tiny from here. I'd just sat on the toilet and felt it move slightly. Probably wouldn't have noticed it on soft furnishings. Minor tremors aren't exactly rare here! (reported through EMSC)  
Fethiye (Turkey, 209 km W of epicenter) : its creepy cos its dark outside and has been raining heavily all day (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : c'était long, balancement continu et saccade (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : In Cyprus, we are used to this magnitude, so there was no fear. (reported through EMSC)  
Nicosia (Cyprus, 208 km SE of epicenter) : The earthquake lasted for abour 20 seconds. First strong then in the end fading away. (reported through EMSC)  
Konia (Cyprus, 172 km SE of epicenter) : I was sat in my lounge and my christmas tree and chandeliers started swaying, but I didn't feel anything underfoot. (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : Gentle swaying for around 15-20 seconds, felt like someone was holding the back of my chair and gently pushing it. Ceiling light fittings swayed for a couple of minutes afterwards. People standing upstairs did not feel it. (reported through EMSC)  
Paphos (Cyprus, 171 km SE of epicenter) : no only slight, also there was already ongoing thunder (reported through EMSC)  
Chloraka (Cyprus, 168 km SE of epicenter) : No (reported through EMSC)  
Stroumpi (Cyprus, 164 km SE of epicenter) : I was sitting, working at my desk on the upper floor of our house. For a period of maybe five seconds or so the room swayed very noticeably; the standalone bookcase behind me and the objects on it rocked but not enough for anything to fall off. It made me (reported through EMSC)  
Fyti (Cyprus, 164 km SE of epicenter) : Approximately 17:22 Duration 20-30 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Peyia (Cyprus, 159 km SE of epicenter) : Seemed to strike at the same time as the rain & thunderstorm hit. (reported through EMSC)  
Poli Crysochous (Cyprus, 149 km SE of epicenter) : It seems most if not all of Cyprus felt the earthquake in different strengths, I only felt it for 10seconds or so others felt it for longer. (reported through EMSC)  
Antalya (Turkey, 111 km NW of epicenter) : ощущение головокружения (reported through EMSC)  
Belek (Turkey, 96 km NW of epicenter) : It was very long lasting and all repeated several times, as the first time was very long time (reported through EMSC)  
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (42 quakes)

  • 23 Feb 2014 08:43 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    15.5 km (9.6 mi) depth
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    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 21 Feb 2014 04:17 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    7.6 km (4.7 mi) depth
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    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 15 Feb 2014 22:59 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 15 Feb 2014 21:18 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    80 km (49.7 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 11 Feb 2014 01:34 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 08 Feb 2014 14:01 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
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    23 km (15 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 07 Feb 2014 23:30 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    15.3 km (9.5 mi) depth
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    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 02 Feb 2014 17:18 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
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    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 02 Feb 2014 03:11 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    29.1 km (18.1 mi) depth
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    36 km (23 mi) distance
    | KOERI-RETMC | Details
  • 29 Jan 2014 07:33 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    40 km (24.9 mi) depth
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    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Jan 2014 23:56 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Jan 2014 05:04 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
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    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Jan 2014 01:35 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (18 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 11 Jan 2014 20:12 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 10 Jan 2014 14:10 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 08 Jan 2014 15:33 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
    |
    42 km (26 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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