Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 46 km southwest of Silifke, Mersin, Turkey, on Friday, 28 May 2021 at 09:39 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 3 km depth
28 May 10:16 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 37 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.0118°N / 33.6963°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Akdere (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Aydıncık (pop: 8,390) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Silifke (pop: 75,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) E of Bozyazı (pop: 28,500) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Mut (pop: 49,400) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) E of Anamur (pop: 57,100) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SW of Erdemli (pop: 46,600) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNE of Nicosia (Cyprus) (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SW of Mersin (pop: 537,800) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) S 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||3 km||Turkey: YESILOVACIK ACIKLARI-MERSIN (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)||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.