Mag. 1.5 earthquake - GULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) on Saturday, 23 September 2017 at 23:50 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
24 Sep 02:10 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 19 minutes.
Depth: 6.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5412°N / 26.0922°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Míthymna (Lesbos, Greece) (pop: 1,560)
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Behram (Ayvacık) (pop: 1,100)
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880)
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Geyikli (pop: 3,030)
35 km (21 mi) SW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700)
57 km (36 mi) WNW of Aivali (Ayvalık İlçesi) (pop: 70,000)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800)
76 km (47 mi) W of Burhaniye (Ciudad Real) (pop: 38,100)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 1.5||6.6 km||GULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.