Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - MUSALI-TOROSLAR (MERSIN), Turkey, on Friday, 5 February 2021 at 06:38 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 0 km depth
5 Feb 09:24 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Feb 2021 06:38:58 UTC -
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.9653°N / 34.6208°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karapinar (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) N of Mersin (pop: 537,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WNW of Tarsus (pop: 256,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Pınarbaşı (Erdemli) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NE of Erdemli (pop: 46,600) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Adana (pop: 1,249,000) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SE of Heraclea (pop: 92,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NE of Silifke (pop: 75,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WSW of İmamoğlu (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
229 km (142 mi) NNE of Nicosia (Cyprus) (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (225 mi) SSE 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: 5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.