Mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 7 November 2017 at 00:39 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
7 Nov 01:20 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 41 minutes.
Depth: 9.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9932°N / 26.0368°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Tavári (Lesbos) (pop: 88)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Polichnítos (Lesbos) (pop: 2,670)
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Parákoila (Lesbos) (pop: 881)
29 km (18 mi) W of Plomári (Plomari) (pop: 3,000)
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Agiásos (Agiasos) (pop: 2,320)
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300)
115 km (72 mi) NW of Izmir (Turkey) (pop: 2,500,600)
118 km (73 mi) NW of Karabağlar (Turkey) (pop: 458,000)
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||9.6 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 2.0||5 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.