Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 42 km southwest of Silifke, Mersin, Turkey, on Wednesday, 19 May 2021 at 15:00 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 0 km depth
19 May 15:20 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.1448°N / 33.559°E (Mersin, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) WSW of Akdere (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Aydıncık (pop: 8,390) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Silifke (pop: 75,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) E of Bozyazı (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSE of Mut (pop: 49,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) E of Anamur (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Erdemli (pop: 46,600) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) N of Nicosia (Cyprus) (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Mersin (pop: 537,800) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (264 mi) S of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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