Mag. 1.7 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Sunday, 9 July 2017 at 19:50 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 11 km depth
9 Jul 19:59 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9282°N / 26.1292°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SSW of Vaterá (Lesbos) (pop: 219)
17 km (11 mi) SSW of Polichnítos (Lesbos) (pop: 2,670)
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Palaiochórion (pop: 314)
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Mesótopos (Lesbos) (pop: 773)
27 km (17 mi) SW of Agiásos (Agiasos) (pop: 2,320)
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300)
105 km (65 mi) WNW of İzmir (Turkey) (pop: 2,500,600)
235 km (146 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 1.7||10.6 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.