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Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Izmir, İzmir, Turkey, on Monday, Sep 26, 2022 at 3:08 pm (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Izmir, İzmir, Turkey, on Monday, Sep 26, 2022 at 3:08 pm (GMT +3) Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - 19 km southeast of Izmir, İzmir, Turkey, on Monday, Sep 26, 2022 at 3:08 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 5 km depth

26 Sep 14:46 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 2 hours and 38 minutes.
26 Sep 14:46: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 8.0 km (from 3.1 to 5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.4 km (0.9 mi) towards NE.
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28 Sep 12:24: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 2.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 5.0 km (from 6.2 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 28 km (17 mi) towards E.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 26, 2022 12:08:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Sep 26, 2022 at 3:08 pm (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.8
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.32°N / 27.32°E (İzmir, Turkey)
Antipode38.32°S / 152.68°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoKenger (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities15 km (9 mi) SW of Kemalpaşa (pop: 30,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Menderes (pop: 22,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Torbalı (pop: 50,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Turgutlu (Manisa) (pop: 103,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) SE of Menemen (pop: 53,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
510 km (317 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.85 kmTurkeyRaspberryShake
2.88 kmWESTERN TURKEYEMSC
2.85 kmTurkey: KIRIKLAR-BUCA (IZMIR)KOERI-RETMC

Seismograms

Seismic station: Elmali-ANTALYA (ELL/KO network) | Distance from quake: 287 km / 179 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Elmali-ANTALYA: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.8, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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