Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 12 km northeast of Karlovasi, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 07:37 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 4 km depth
16 Apr 07:49 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2021 07:37:13 UTC -
Depth: 3.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8552°N / 26.8123°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) N of Livadaki (pop: 28) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NE of Karlovasi (pop: 6,710) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNW of Mytilinioi (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Özdere (Turkey) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Seferihisar (Turkey) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Kusadasi (Turkey) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Selçuk (Turkey) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Menderes (Turkey) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Torbalı (Turkey) (pop: 50,300) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (168 mi) E of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNW of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||3.8 km||AEGEAN SEA, Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
|3.0||10 km||DODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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