Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 43 km northwest of Çanakkale, Canakkale, Turkey, on Friday, 26 March 2021 at 08:51 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 29 km depth
26 Mar 11:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 10 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Mar 2021 08:51:49 UTC -
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.3247°N / 25.955°E (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Gökçeada (pop: 7,820) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Alexandroupoli (Greece) (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) W of Gelibolu (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Zorlanae (pop: 44,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) WNW of Çan (pop: 26,200) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Komotini (Greece) (pop: 45,600) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Tekirdağ (pop: 122,300) --> See nearby quakes!
588 km (366 mi) W 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: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.5||29 km||KALEKOY-GOKCEADA (CANAKKALE), 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 1.5, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.