Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 58 km north of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey, on Thursday, 20 May 2021 at 07:42 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 28 km depth
20 May 09:49 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 7 minutes.
Depth: 28.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.3958°N / 40.648°E (Bingöl, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Yedisu (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WNW of Karliova (Karlıova) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNE of Bingol (pop: 80,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NW of Solhan (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) N of Genç (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NE of Karakoçan (Elazığ) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) ESE of Cimin (Erzincan) (pop: 39,600) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) W of Hınıs (Erzurum) (pop: 35,500) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) NNE of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
670 km (416 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: 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||28 km||Turkey: ELMALI-YEDISU (BINGOL)||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.