Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 15 km northeast of Gediz, Kütahya, Turkey, on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 05:53 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 18 km depth
29 Dec 12:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 hours.
Depth: 17.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.1113°N / 29.472°E (Kütahya, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.111°S / 150.528°W
Nearest volcano: Kula (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNE of Gediz (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Şaphane (pop: 5,090) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Emet (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Simav (pop: 34,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Tavşanlı (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Islamkoy (Banaz, Uşak) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Kütahya (pop: 185,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NW of Sandykly (Afyonkarahisar) (pop: 43,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) SW of Eskişehir (pop: 514,900) --> See nearby quakes!
304 km (189 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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|1.8||18 km||YUNUSLAR-GEDIZ (KUTAHYA), Turkey||KOERI-RETMC|