Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 43 km north of Adana, Turkey, on Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 12:53 am (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 3 km depth
16 Feb 04:52 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2021 00:53:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 12:53 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 3.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.3618°N / 35.2113°E (Adana, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Göllü Dağ (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NE of Karaisalı (pop: 6,690) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) WNW of İmamoğlu (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Adana (pop: 1,249,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) W of Kozan (pop: 88,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NNE of Tarsus (Mersin) (pop: 256,500) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of Ceyhan (pop: 96,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) W of Kadirli (Osmaniye) (pop: 70,200) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of Niğde (pop: 91,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WNW of Osmaniye (pop: 202,800) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) SE 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) More info
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|1.8||3.3 km||MERKEZBOZTAHTA-KARAISALI (ADANA), Turkey||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 1.8, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.