Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Canakkale, 47 km northwest of Ayvalik, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Sunday, 18 April 2021 at 12:11 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 13 km depth
18 Apr 12:19 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 13.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5137°N / 26.207°E (Canakkale, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) W of Assos (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of Mithymna (North Aegean, Greece) (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of Geyikli (pop: 3,030) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Ayvalik (Balıkesir) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) W of Burhaniye (Balıkesir) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) W of Edremit (Balıkesir) (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Canakkale (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
570 km (354 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||13 km||BALABANLI-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE), Turkey||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.1||10 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.