Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 19 km west of Kale, Hekimhan, Malatya, Turkey, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 11:38 pm (GMT +3) -
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 7 km depth
29 Jun 20:43 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 29, 2022 20:38:00 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 11:38 pm (GMT +3)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||39.08°N / 37.79°E (Malatya, Turkey)|
|Antipode||39.08°S / 142.21°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Erciyes Dagi (212 km / 132 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||19 km (12 mi) WNW of Kale (Hekimhan) (pop: 5,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Kuluncak (pop: 8,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Hekimhan (pop: 13,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Kangal (Sivas) (pop: 11,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (40 mi) NNE of Darende (pop: 20,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Malatya (pop: 441,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
100 km (62 mi) SE of Sivas (pop: 264,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
434 km (270 mi) E of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Broken Clouds 16°C (61 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||7 km||CENTRAL TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.4||5 km||Turkey: TASLI-KANGAL (SIVAS)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.