Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 38 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Thursday, 13 May 2021 at 04:31 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
13 May 04:36 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 4 minutes.
Depth: 7.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9498°N / 26.165°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (200 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) S of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Foça (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||7.9 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.