Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 34 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, 23 May 2021 at 23:53 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 5 km depth
24 May 00:07 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 5.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.981°N / 26.1908°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SSE of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NW of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SW of Burhaniye (Turkey) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SW of Edremit (Turkey) (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.5||5.1 km||Greece: MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|