Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Ağrı, 24 km southwest of Kağızman, Kars, Turkey, on Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 2:42 pm (GMT +3) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
22 Sep 13:40 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 58 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 2:42 pm (GMT +3)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.0058°N / 42.9257°E↗ (Ağrı, Turkey)
Antipode: 40.006°S / 137.074°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kars (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of Kağızman (Kars) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) NE of Eleşkirt (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Ağrı (pop: 92,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SE of Sarıkamış (Kars) (pop: 23,700) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NW of Diyadin (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Patnos (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) W of Iğdır (pop: 75,700) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) W of Yerevan (Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) E of Erzurum (pop: 420,700) --> See nearby quakes!
858 km (533 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: 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||5 km||Turkey: CATALIPASA-(AGRI)||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.