Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 18 km west of Eresós, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 6:49 pm (GMT +2) -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 Nov 18:26 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 37 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 6:49 pm (GMT +2)
Depth: 9.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2098°N / 25.7327°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) W of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Mithymna (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) W of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SW of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) W of Aivali (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) W of Megalonisi Island --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Lemnos Island (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||9.9 km||AEGEAN SEA, Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.