Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Monday, 14 August 2017 at 00:37 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 13 km depth
14 Aug 03:40 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 3 hours.
Depth: 12.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.935°N / 26.6643°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SE of Agriliá Kratígou (Lesbos) (pop: 87)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Pappádos (pop: 1,530)
25 km (15 mi) SW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100)
26 km (16 mi) E of Plomári (Plomari) (pop: 3,000)
31 km (19 mi) NW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900)
71 km (44 mi) NW of İzmir (Turkey) (pop: 2,500,600)
278 km (173 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.3||13 km||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.