Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 30 km south of Balıkesir, Turkey, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 17:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
9 Jul 17:55 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 7.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.381°N / 27.8733°E↗ (Balıkesir, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.381°S / 152.127°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) E of Savaştepe (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Bigadiç (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Sındırgı (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) NE of Soma (Manisa) (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Kırkağaç (Manisa) (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) N of Akhisar (Manisa) (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Bergama (İzmir) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NNE of Izmir (İzmir) (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
431 km (268 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||7.7 km||Turkey: CAKILLIK-(BALIKESIR)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||7 km||WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.