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12 February 2017

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.0 NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY 12/02/2017 13:48 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.0 12/02/2017 13:48 NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY

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A magnitude 5.0 earthquake has occurred NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY at:
39.52N 26.13E Depth 10km 12/02/2017 at 13:48:15 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
150 km NW Izmir (pop 2500603, local time 15:48:15.7 2017-02-12)
150 km NW Manisa (pop 243971, local time 15:48:15.7 2017-02-12)
35 km SW Ezine (pop 15677, local time 15:48:15.7 2017-02-12)
17 km NW Míthimna (pop 1558, local time 15:48:15.7 2017-02-12)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 12/02/2017 13:55 (UTC)
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http://www.koeri.boun.edu.tr
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http://geophysics.geo.auth.gr/index_en.html
http://seismo.geology.upatras.gr/

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following seismological institutes:
GFZ KAN MAD THE
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ALERT: mb 5.0 NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY 6 km NE Baba kale 12/02/2017 13:48 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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WARNING : These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.
Location and magnitude estimations may be revised if necessary in
an INFORMATION message.
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EARTHQUAKE on 12/02/2017 at 13:48 (UTC)
NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY 6 km NE Baba kale

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.0

Data provided by: BEO BUC BUD GFZ KAN MAD MSO SC3 THE

Latitude = 39.52 N
Longitude = 26.13 E
Origin Time = 13:48:15.7 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 0.25 sec
Gap = 118 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 4.1 Km
- Semi minor = 2.5 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 77 degrees

Number of data used = 299

Preliminary location computed on Sun Feb 12 13:55:55 2017 (UTC)
Done by Pascal Roudil

Comments :

Message number: 2425

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.2 (BEO) Ml5.6 (BUC) M 5.2 (BUD) M 4.9 (GFZ)
Mw4.9 (KAN) Mb5.1 (MAD) Mb5.2 (MSO) M 5.0 (SC3)
ML5.2 (THE)

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M5.0 NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY 12/02/2017 13:48 (UTC)

12/02/2017 13:48.
Magnitude 5.0.
NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY.
Latitude 39.52 North.
Longitude 26.13 East.
Depth 10 kilometers. ()
Y 6 kilometers North East of Baba kale