Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 46 km northwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 19:37 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
16 Apr 20:01 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 7.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3055°N / 26.0925°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Skoutaros (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) NW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) W of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WSW of Burhaniye (Turkey) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 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: 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||7.5 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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.