Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 24 km southwest of Ortaköy, Aksaray, Turkey, on Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 07:23 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 2 km depth
22 Apr 07:31 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 2.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.593°N / 33.8287°E (Aksaray, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Hasan Dagi (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of Ortaköy (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Aksaray (pop: 152,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Ağaçören (pop: 5,820) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Sarıyahşi (pop: 8,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SE of Şereflikoçhisar (Ankara) (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Mucur (Kırşehir) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) S of Kaman (Çağırkan, Kırşehir) (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SE of Kulu (Konya) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) SSE of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) NW of Adana (pop: 1,249,000) --> 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
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.3||2.4 km||SARAYHAN-(AKSARAY), Turkey||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.1||9 km||CENTRAL 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.