Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 46 km northwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 03:50 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 12 km depth
16 Apr 03:57 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 11.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3053°N / 26.0833°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WNW of Skoutaros (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) SSW of Canakkale (Turkey) (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||12 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.1||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.