Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 16 km southwest of Horasan, Erzurum, Turkey, on Monday, 31 May 2021 at 07:07 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 18 km depth
31 May 07:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.94°N / 42.03°E (Erzurum, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kars (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Horasan (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Karayazı (Yeni) (pop: 7,340) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Pasinler (pop: 24,600) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) WNW of Eleşkirt (Ağrı) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) N of Karaçoban (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) S of Oltu (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Hınıs (pop: 35,500) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Ağrı (pop: 92,000) --> See nearby quakes!
782 km (486 mi) E of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.