Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 6 km west of Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 12:57 pm (GMT +3) -

Mag. 2.3 earthquake  - 6 km west of Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 12:57 pm (GMT +3)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 5 km depth

23 Nov 10:36 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 38 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Nov 2020 09:57:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 23 Nov 2020 12:57 pm (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 5.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.86°N / 27.188°E (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) W of Kusadasi (Aydın) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NW of Davutlar (Aydın) (pop: 9,480) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Özdere (İzmir) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Selçuk (İzmir) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Söke (Aydın) (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Torbalı (İzmir) (pop: 50,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Menderes (İzmir) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of İncirliova (Aydın) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Tire (İzmir) (pop: 47,200) --> See nearby quakes!
541 km (336 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Samos Island (pop: 34,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SE of Yilan Ada Island --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) SSE of Chustan Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 14°C (57 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.35.3 kmKUSADASI KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA), TurkeyKOERI-RETMC
M 2.27 kmWESTERN TURKEYEMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
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Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 6 km west of Kuşadası, Aydın, Turkey, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 12:57 pm (GMT +3)
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