A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Plomarion in Greece on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 26.373 East, latitude 38.8703 North, depth = 5.65 km. The temblor was detected at 14:28:38 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.65 km (4 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/06/17 / 2017-06-12 12:28:38 / June 12, 2017 @ 12:28 pm. Id of earthquake: us20009ly0. Event ids that are associated: us20009ly0.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Akhisar, Savaştepe, İvrindi. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). The epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Manisa (c. 244 000 pop), 122 km (76 miles) from Turgutlu (c. 103 300 pop), 127 km (79 miles) from Akhisar (c. 84 700 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Soma (c. 65 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Bergama (c. 57 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Menemen (c. 53 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 135 earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 11 km S of Plomarion, Greece.
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