Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 10.5 km west of Erdek, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Saturday, 22 May 2021 at 11:29 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
22 May 11:40 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 8.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.3992°N / 27.6698°E (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (7 mi) W of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Marmara (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) W of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) ENE of Biga (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) WNW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) S of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNW of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
444 km (276 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: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||8.5 km||Turkey: ERDEK KORFEZI (MARMARA SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.