Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 21 km southwest of Erdek, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Friday, 28 May 2021 at 11:15 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
28 May 11:41 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 5.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.3232°N / 27.566°E (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ENE of Biga (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) W of Karacabey (pop: 44,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) WNW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ENE of Canakkale (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
452 km (281 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||5.9 km||Turkey: CIFTECESMELER-GONEN (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.