Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 17 km south of Balıkesir, Turkey, on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 13:00 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
18 Jul 13:41 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 40 minutes.
Depth: 3.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4948°N / 27.8543°E↗ (Balıkesir, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.495°S / 152.146°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) S of Balıkesir (pop: 238,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Savaştepe (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Bigadiç (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Soma (Manisa) (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Kırkağaç (Manisa) (pop: 27,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSW of Susurluk (pop: 24,800) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Akhisar (Manisa) (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) S of Bandırma (pop: 107,600) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNE of Izmir (İzmir) (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
430 km (267 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||3.6 km||Turkey: TURKALI-(BALIKESIR)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.