Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 36 km northeast of Van, Turkey, on Wednesday, 2 June 2021 at 12:08 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 5 km depth
2 Jun 12:27 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7877°N / 43.5618°E (Van, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Girekol (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SE of Erciş (pop: 91,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Van (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Özalp (pop: 8,250) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNE of Edremit (pop: 7,460) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) E of Adilcevaz (Bitlis) (pop: 52,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SE of Patnos (Ağrı) (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) E of Ahlat (Bitlis) (pop: 64,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SSW of Doğubeyazıt (Ağrı) (pop: 70,200) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) ESE of Malazgirt (Muş) (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
929 km (577 mi) E 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||5 km||Turkey: YUKARIGOLALAN-(VAN)||KOERI-RETMC|
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.