Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 15 km south of Soma, Manisa, Turkey, on Thursday, 27 May 2021 at 12:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 8 km depth
27 May 18:29 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 hours.
Depth: 8.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.052°N / 27.5595°E (Manisa, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Kırkağaç (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) WNW of Palamut (pop: 4,910) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SSW of Soma (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Kınık (İzmir) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WNW of Akhisar (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Bergama (İzmir) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNE of Manisa (pop: 244,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Turgutlu (pop: 103,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) NNE of Esmirna (İzmir) (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||8.3 km||Turkey: EGNEZ-SOMA (MANISA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.