Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 5.7 km northeast of Visso, Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy, on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 at 20:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 Oct 20:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2016 20:11:00 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.98°N / 13.11°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) S of Cupi (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Matelica (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 8,890) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) E of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia, Umbria) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Fabriano (Provincia di Ancona) (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Macerata (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SSW of Ancona (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) NNE of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||10 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
|M 3.0||9.7 km||Macerata||INGV|
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