Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 170 km southeast of Antalya, Turkey, Cyprus, on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 18:01 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 170 km southeast of Antalya, Turkey, Cyprus, on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at 18:01 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth

26 Aug 18:09 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Aug 26 18:23: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 9.0 km.
Date & time: Aug 26, 2020 18:01:57 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.57°N / 31.62°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Antipode: 35.57°S / 148.38°W
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
94 km (59 mi) NW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SSW of Alanya (Turkey) (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) NW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) WSW of Anamur (Turkey) (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) S of Manavgat (Turkey) (pop: 99,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSE of Belek (Turkey) (pop: 73,300) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) WNW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SSE of Muratpaşa (Turkey) (pop: 450,000) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) SSE of Antalya (Turkey) (pop: 758,200) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) WNW of Cyprus Island (pop: 1,140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.69 km100 km SW of Gazipaşa, TurkeyEMSC
3.69.2 kmMediterranean Sea (Cyprus)KOERI-RETMC

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