Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 25 km north of Van, Turkey, on Monday, July 12, 2021 at 02:51 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
12 Jul 04:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 31 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.71°N / 43.46°E↗ (Van, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.71°S / 136.54°W↗
Nearest volcano: Girekol (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Van (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Erciş (pop: 91,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Edremit (pop: 7,460) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Özalp (pop: 8,250) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Adilcevaz (Bitlis) (pop: 52,800) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Patnos (Ağrı) (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) E of Ahlat (Bitlis) (pop: 64,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ESE of Malazgirt (Muş) (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) S of Diyadin (Ağrı) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
922 km (573 mi) E of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.0||7 km||EASTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.0||5 km||Turkey: DEGIRMENOZU-(VAN)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.