Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 22 km northwest of Lesvos Island, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 04:54 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
24 Apr 05:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 6.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3285°N / 26.0795°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of Skoutaros (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) NE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
37 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!
53 km (33 mi) W of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir, Turkey) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Canakkale (Turkey) (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW 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||6.7 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.