Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 43 km northwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 17:42 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
15 Apr 17:50 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 6.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2968°N / 26.1188°E (Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WNW of Skoutaros (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Ayvalik (Balıkesir, Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir, Canakkale, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Burhaniye (Balıkesir, Turkey) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) NE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||6.3 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.