Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Greece, on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 8:18 am (GMT +3) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Greece, on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 8:18 am (GMT +3)

Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 15 km depth

19 Oct 05:27 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 19, 2021 05:18:13 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 8:18 am (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 2.2
Depth: 14.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9982°N / 26.1673°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.998°S / 153.833°W
Nearest volcano: Kenger (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) S of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 17°C (63 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from NE
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.215 kmGreece: MIDILLI ADASI GUNEYI (AEGEAN SEA)KOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (21)

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Serik turkey (490.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : In bed in concrete hotel building on 5th floor. Bed moved left and right upto 5 or 6 times and curtains swaying lightly  
Rhodes (344.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Beds rocked us awake! | One user found this interesting.  
Selimiye, Mugla (306.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Very slight shake, for a second or two. Confirmed later by someone else.  
Кемер (465.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
Elat, Israel (1322.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Rhodos (343.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Kas Antalya (436.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s : Low up and down swinging  
Marmaris, Mugla (282.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Alanya (581.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Mugla / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Turkey Kemer kiris / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Side / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Mavagat Turkey / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I felt The chair and tanke mave in a slight wave-like movement up  
Ovacik / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Bed rocking but a slow rock and after that stopped the light was still moving  
Marmaris / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Evrenseki, Side Turkey / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : My bed and curtains shaked  
Side / not felt
Marmaris / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I am afraid it is coming !  
Mugla / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Marmaris / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Bedroom door knocking  
Marmaris turkey / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
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