Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 30 km southwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 1:08 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 30 km southwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 5 Mar 2021 1:08 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 17 km depth

5 Mar 11:24 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 16 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Mar 2021 11:08:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 5 Mar 2021 1:08 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.1
Depth: 17.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9828°N / 26.0845°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) NW of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Chios Island (pop: 32,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16°C (61 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SE
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
2.117 kmMIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), GreeceKOERI-RETMC

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At magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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