Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 12 km east of Varto, Muş, Turkey, on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 03:52 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 4 km depth
15 Jul 04:41 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 49 minutes.
Depth: 3.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.162°N / 41.5928°E↗ (Muş, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.162°S / 138.407°W↗
Nearest volcano: Nemrut Dağ (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) E of Varto (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SSW of Hınıs (Erzurum) (pop: 35,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Karaçoban (Erzurum) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) N of Muş (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) W of Bulanık (pop: 31,400) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) NW of Tatvan (Bitlis) (pop: 73,200) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ENE of Bingol (Bingöl) (pop: 80,600) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NE of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
754 km (468 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: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||3.8 km||Turkey: KAYADELEN-VARTO (MUS)||KOERI-RETMC|