Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 35 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 26 April 2021 at 13:09 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
26 Apr 14:23 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Depth: 4.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9755°N / 26.1883°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SSE of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||4.7 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.