Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 19 km west of Erdek, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Friday, 28 May 2021 at 12:12 (GMT) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Turkey | Balıkesir | Canakkale | Bursa | Tekirdağ | Istanbul | Ankara
Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 5 km depth
28 May 13:39 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 26 minutes.
Depth: 5.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.3638°N / 27.5783°E (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NNW of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Biga (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Karacabey (pop: 44,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNW of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
451 km (280 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: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|1.7||5.1 km||Turkey: ERDEK KORFEZI (MARMARA SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|