Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 21 km northwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 19 April 2021 at 04:53 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 8 km depth
19 Apr 05:04 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 7.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3097°N / 26.069°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) N of Skalochori (pop: 534) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) W of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW 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||7.9 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.