Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - İzmir, Turkey, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 12:54 pm (GMT +3) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 2 km depth
26 Jan 12:03 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 9 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 26, 2022 09:54:20 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 12:54 pm (GMT +3)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.7712°N / 26.989°E (İzmir, Turkey)|
|Antipode||38.771°S / 153.011°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)|
|Nearest volcano||Kenger (126 km / 78 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||42 km (26 mi) NNW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!|
520 km (323 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|1.6||2.3 km||Turkey: SAMURLU-ALIAGA (IZMIR)||KOERI-RETMC|