Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 29 km southwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, 18 April 2021 at 06:03 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 Apr 06:18 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 9.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9847°N / 26.0997°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW 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||9.5 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
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.