Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 27 km northwest of Lesvos Island, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, 4 May 2021 at 10:43 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 11 km depth
4 May 10:58 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 10.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3435°N / 26.0248°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Lygeri (pop: 43) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Mithymna (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) NW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||10.7 km||BADEMLI ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN 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.