Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 40 km southeast of Silifke, Mersin, Turkey, on Saturday, 29 May 2021 at 01:35 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 11 km depth
29 May 01:49 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 11.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.129°N / 34.2637°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Kızkalesi (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Silifke (pop: 75,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Erdemli (pop: 46,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Mersin (pop: 537,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SE of Mut (pop: 49,400) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SSW of Tarsus (pop: 256,500) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NE of Nicosia (Cyprus) (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) SW of Adana (pop: 1,249,000) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SE of Karaman (pop: 120,400) --> See nearby quakes!
439 km (273 mi) SSE 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
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|1.7||11 km||Turkey: KURTULUS ACIKLARI-MERSIN (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|