Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 24 km northwest of Erdek, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Wednesday, 26 May 2021 at 20:37 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
26 May 20:48 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 14.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.5823°N / 27.6473°E (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) E of Marmara (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NW of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) N of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) S of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Çerkezköy (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Büyükçekmece (pop: 163,100) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 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||14 km||Turkey: TOPAGAC-MARMARA (BALIKESIR)||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.