Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 24 km northwest of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey, on Wednesday, 19 May 2021 at 23:19 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
20 May 01:57 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 37 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.0817°N / 40.3745°E (Bingöl, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karaca Dağ (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Bingol (pop: 80,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) ENE of Karakoçan (Elazığ) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Genç (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NE of Kovancılar (Elazığ) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Solhan (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNW of Lice (Diyarbakır) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NW of Kulp (Diyarbakır) (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SE of Cimin (Erzincan) (pop: 39,600) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) N of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
652 km (405 mi) E 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: 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||5 km||Turkey: SANCAK-(BINGOL)||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.