Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 1.5 km southwest of Marmara, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 08:58 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 9 km depth
22 May 09:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.5812°N / 27.5395°E (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WSW of Marmara (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NW of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNE of Biga (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) N of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Çerkezköy (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) W 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: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.9||9.2 km||Turkey: MARMARA (BALIKESIR)||KOERI-RETMC|