Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 25 km southwest of Lesvos Island, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Wednesday, 21 April 2021 at 02:20 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 7 km depth
21 Apr 03:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 41 minutes.
Depth: 7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.0987°N / 26.0165°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (2 mi) ESE of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SSE of Antissa (pop: 908) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||7.4 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
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.