Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 36 km north of Bingol, Bingöl, Turkey, on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 03:58 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 May 04:36 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 37 minutes.
Depth: 10.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2003°N / 40.5755°E (Bingöl, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Yedisu (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) N of Bingol (pop: 80,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Karliova (Karlıova) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Solhan (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) N of Genç (pop: 22,500) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Karakoçan (Elazığ) (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) WNW of Muş (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNE of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
667 km (414 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.3||10.2 km||Turkey: DOGANKAYA-ADAKLI (BINGOL)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||7 km||EASTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.