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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:16 am (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:16 am (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 38 km depth

16 Jan 22:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 minutes.
16 Jan 22:20: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.5. Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards S.
16 Jan 22:22: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 24.0 km (from 12.4 to 14.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.4 km (1.5 mi) towards SSE.
16 Jan 22:27: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: Jan 16, 2022 22:16:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 1:16 am (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 37.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.2735°N / 28.8415°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Turkey)
Antipode: 36.274°S / 151.159°W
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
536 km (333 mi) SW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) SE of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 6.2°C (43 F), humidity: 45%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.138 kmDODECANESE IS.-TURKEY BORDER REGUSGS
4.528 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceGFZ
4.528 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceRaspberryShake
4.534 kmTurkey: 59 Km ESE From RodhosNOA
4.525 kmTurkey: MEDITERRANEAN SEAKOERI-RETMC
4.130 km42 Km SW of Ölüdeniz, TurkeyEMSC
4.138 kmTurkey: Fethiye / SporadenZAMG

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Fethiye (44.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was in bed, I started to do the Harlem shake from the quake. I was awake. Felt like a punch from a Paul that was Jake. This ain’t fake for fucks sake. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Fevziye Mah, Fevziye Comhurieyet no. 213, AKDENIZ (50.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Ich saß auf der Couch. FERNSEHEN.Couch bewegte sich, Lüster schwankte leicht. Ein paar Sekunden, Stillstand kurz. Dann nochmalige schwanken für ein paar Sekunden. | One user found this interesting.  
Fethiye (47 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Meine Frau und ich sind vom Beben aufgewacht. Es hat sich angefühlt als schaukle jemand am Bett. Der Kleiderschrank schaukelte gegen einen Wand und wurde laut. | One user found this interesting.  
Karagozler / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The whole house shook. That was a big one. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Fethiye, Muğla (47.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Very strong.. strong sound. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Fethiye, Muğla (48.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : It was a sudden lateral jolt and heard cracking sounds from window frames. The light fixture swung, and the television wobbled. Nothing fell over or damaged.  
Ölüdeniz/Ovacik Fethyie (47.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : I felt asleep in the side and I just woke up literally few seconds before and I was still in the sofa and the earthquake started for about 2-5 seconds more or less it was a mixed of feelings due I was half sleep half awake but it was intense.  
Habour / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Felt the bed shaking which woke me up | 2 users found this interesting.  
Fethiye / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : In bed, awoke as bed shaking side to side | 2 users found this interesting.  
Ovacik, Fethiye / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Bed shook for 5-10 seconds | 2 users found this interesting.  
KAYA KOY, near Fethiye, Mugla, Turkey / not felt / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : My house shook for a few seconds, it is always a creepy experience. Not surprised the quake was 4.7 | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Içmeler (80.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Light shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Çalış turkey (27.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : Watching tv Little movement | One user found this interesting.  
Ovacik Fethiye / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : I was sleeping and I just open my eyes literally few seconds before it happen around 1:00am in the morning then it came and I can’t explain very well myself but it toke about 2-5 seconds not longer than that b  
Fethiye, Turkey / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : I’m on the top of three floors and felt a very obvious swaying from side to side and slight vibrations.  
Dalyan, Muğla / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : I felt shaking while I was sitting on couch but light fittings didn't sway much. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Ölüdeniz Fethiye / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : Whole house shook. Strong tremor. Moderate shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Fethiye / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : Kurzes heftiges wackeln | One user found this interesting.  
Icmeler, Marmaris / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Short tremor | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Rhodes / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Bed shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Fethiye (44.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Yaniklar, Muğla (50.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Fethiye (50.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Marmaris (82.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Fethiye, 888 sokak (49.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Fethiye, Muğla (45.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short
Antalya (170.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Фетхие / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Karagozler / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The whole house shook. That was a big one.  
Kaş / not felt (reported through our app)
Güzelcamli / not felt (reported through our app)
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