Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Balıkesir, 39 km south of Rodoscuk, Tekirdağ, Turkey, on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at 12:08 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
8 Jul 14:07 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.6298°N / 27.547°E↗ (Balıkesir, Turkey)
Antipode: 40.63°S / 152.453°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) N of Marmara (pop: 2,140) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NW of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) N of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Corum (Tekirdağ) (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Çerkezköy (Tekirdağ) (pop: 84,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) S of Lüleburgaz (Kırklareli) (pop: 90,900) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) WSW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) W 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: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||9.2 km||Turkey: MARMARA (BALIKESIR)||KOERI-RETMC|