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Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 25 km northwest of Antigiaman, Adıyaman, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 3:46 pm (GMT +3) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake 32 km west of Gaziantep, Turkey, Feb 6, 2023 3:17 am (GMT +2), which had occurred 3 days earlier.
Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 25 km northwest of Antigiaman, Adıyaman, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 3:46 pm (GMT +3) Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 25 km northwest of Antigiaman, Adıyaman, Turkey, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 3:46 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 7 km depth

9 Feb 12:53 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 9, 2023 12:46:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 3:46 pm (GMT +3)
Depth7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.9278°N / 38.0765°E (Adıyaman, Turkey)
Antipode37.928°S / 141.924°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceKOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Nearest volcanoKaraca Dağ (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities18 km (11 mi) SW of Çelikhan (pop: 13,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) NE of Tut (pop: 7,560) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NW of Antigiaman (pop: 223,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NE of Besni (pop: 41,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) ENE of Gölbaşı (pop: 28,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (31 mi) WNW of Kâhta (pop: 73,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
114 km (71 mi) NNE of Gaziantep (pop: 1,066,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
503 km (313 mi) ESE of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky -3.6°C (25 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.97 kmTurkeyRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.9, 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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