Mag. 2.2 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Monday, 18 September 2017 at 20:26 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 11 km depth
18 Sep 20:32 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 10.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8975°N / 26.4292°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Agía Varvára (Plomari) (pop: 67)
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Plomári (Plomari) (pop: 3,000)
18 km (11 mi) S of Palaiókipos (pop: 1,180)
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300)
29 km (18 mi) SE of Polichnítos (Lesbos) (pop: 2,670)
38 km (24 mi) NW of Foça (Turkey) (pop: 15,200)
82 km (51 mi) NW of İzmir (Turkey) (pop: 2,500,600)
257 km (160 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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.
|M 2.2||10.9 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 2.0||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.