Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Muş, 23 km west of Güroymak, Bitlis, Turkey, on Sunday, 23 May 2021 at 00:02 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
23 May 04:28 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 4 hours.
Depth: 5.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.634°N / 41.7595°E (Muş, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Korkut (pop: 8,080) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Güroymak (Bitlis) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Muş (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Tatvan (Bitlis) (pop: 73,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Kozluk (Batman) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Ahlat (Bitlis) (pop: 64,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of Bulanık (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NE of Miepherkeim (Diyarbakır) (pop: 66,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NNE of Batman (pop: 382,000) --> See nearby quakes!
780 km (484 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||5.2 km||Turkey: KARAKUTUK-HASKOY (MUS)||KOERI-RETMC|