Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Greece, 22 km west of Kusadasi, Aydın, Turkey, on Saturday, 8 May 2021 at 19:39 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
8 May 19:48 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8458°N / 27.0085°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) NNE of Agia Paraskevi (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Pythagorion (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Özdere (Turkey) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Kusadasi (Turkey) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) ENE of Karlovasi (pop: 6,710) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Selçuk (Turkey) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Söke (Turkey) (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Seferihisar (Turkey) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SW of Torbalı (Turkey) (pop: 50,300) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) E of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) N of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> 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||5 km||KUSADASI KORFEZI (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.