Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 21 km northwest of Ahlat, Bitlis, Turkey, on Sunday, 6 June 2021 at 15:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
6 Jun 18:09 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 39 minutes.
Depth: 6.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8578°N / 42.2882°E (Bitlis, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Ahlat (pop: 64,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Bulanık (Muş) (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Malazgirt (Muş) (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Adilcevaz (pop: 52,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of Güroymak (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) N of Tatvan (pop: 73,200) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NNE of Bages (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SW of Patnos (Ağrı) (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) SE of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
819 km (509 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||6.4 km||Turkey: DILBURNU-AHLAT (BITLIS)||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.