Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 70 km northwest of Chios, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, 30 April 2021 at 13:19 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 18 km depth
30 Apr 13:47 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 17.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7652°N / 25.5133°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Methana (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) N of Psara (pop: 454) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Parparia (pop: 135) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Cesme (Çeşme, Turkey) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Mithymna (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 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: 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||18 km||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.