Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Sea of Marmara, 23 km northeast of Biga, Canakkale, Turkey, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 02:40 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 13 km depth
17 Jul 02:47 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 12.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.3838°N / 27.4227°E↗ (Sea of Marmara, Turkey)
Antipode: 40.384°S / 152.577°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) NE of Biga (pop: 30,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) W of Erdek (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Gönen (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) ENE of Canakkale (pop: 87,800) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) NNW of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSW of Corum (pop: 202,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Mustafakemalpaşa (pop: 101,400) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) WSW of Bağcılar (pop: 724,300) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||13 km||Turkey: BOZLAR-BIGA (CANAKKALE)||KOERI-RETMC|