Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Batman, 27 km south of Muş, Turkey, on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 03:55 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
8 Jul 06:08 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.4952°N / 41.528°E↗ (Batman, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.495°S / 138.472°W↗
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Sason (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of Muş (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) N of Kozluk (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Güroymak (Bitlis) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of Kulp (Diyarbakır) (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) NE of Miepherkeim (Diyarbakır) (pop: 66,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) W of Tatvan (Bitlis) (pop: 73,200) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Batman (pop: 382,000) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) ENE of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
764 km (475 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||9.2 km||Turkey: GOZTEPE-MUTKI (BITLIS)||KOERI-RETMC|