Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 52 km west of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, 24 April 2021 at 19:24 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 3 km depth
24 Apr 19:35 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9308°N / 25.9938°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNW of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Foça (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNW of Cesme (Çeşme, Turkey) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 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.
|2.5||3 km||AEGEAN SEA, Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.7||10 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.