Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 23 km east of Elâzığ, Elazığ, Turkey, on Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 7:01 am (GMT +3) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
23 Sep 05:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 17 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Sep 23, 2021 7:01 am (GMT +3)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.64°N / 39.48°E↗ (Elazığ, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.64°S / 140.52°W↗
Nearest volcano: Karaca Dağ (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) E of Elâzığ (pop: 298,000) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) NNE of Sivrice (pop: 5,480) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Kovancılar (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Ergani (Diyarbakır) (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) E of Baskil (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Karakoçan (pop: 29,700) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Bingol (Bingöl) (pop: 80,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) N of Siverek (Şanlıurfa) (pop: 175,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NW of Diyarbakir (Diyarbakır) (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
588 km (365 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
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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.