Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 4.8 km northeast of Pieve, Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy, on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 at 21:42 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.1 quake 5.1 km north of Pieve, Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy, 26 October 2016 19:18 GMT, which had occurred 2 hours and 24 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.6 earthquake - 4.8 km northeast of Pieve, Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy, on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 at 21:42 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Oct 21:44 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 2 minutes.
Oct 26 21:44: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 4.8.
Oct 26 21:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.6.
Oct 26 21:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.5.
Oct 26 21:47: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.6.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2016 21:42:05 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.98°N / 13.17°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NE of Visso (pop: 793) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WNW of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Macerata (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SW of Civitanova Marche (pop: 41,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of San Benedetto del Tronto (pop: 45,900) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) ESE of Perugia (Umbria) (pop: 120,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSW of Ancona (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) NNE of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.610 kmCentral ItalyGFZ
M 4.710 kmCENTRAL ITALYEMSC
M 4.910 km- 4km E of Visso, ItalyUSGS
M 4.59.5 kmMacerataINGV

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Trieste - Italy (295.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Oct.26, 2016, at 9.20 pm lying on my bed at 7th floor of my house, I clearly felt the ondulatori movement.
Castellaneta (406.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : This is spooky... (reported through our app)
54.8 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bastia Umbra pg (50.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
253.5 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Fabrica di Roma VT / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Si è sentita molto bene, ci ha fatto tremare il tavolo.
124.6 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
30.8 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Nazzareno (reported through our app)
106.3 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : (reported through our app)
52.1 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
96.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Porto sant Elpidio (57.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
64.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Isola del gran sasso (70.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
61.2 km E of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Sentita molto bene come quella delle 19.. Non finiva mai, più o meno 20/30 secondi (reported through our app)
63.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Terni (reported through our app)
112.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
130.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
61.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Arsoli (Italy, 101 km S of epicenter) : breve durata (reported through EMSC)
Macerata (Italy, 45 km NE of epicenter) : Leggero ma chiaro (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Poca roba in zona monte mario, appena sentito per un secondo (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : bicchieri in vetrina che tremavano divano e tavolo che si muovevano porte che oscillavano (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : vedevo la porta del bagno, il lampadario e gli asciugamani muoversi. Per tutto il tempo delle scosse ho avuto il mal di testa tipico di quando c'è il terremoto, con vertigini (reported through EMSC)
Urbino (Italy, 99 km NW of epicenter) : had me shaken up (reported through EMSC)
San Benedetto del Tronto (Italy, 57 km E of epicenter) : 5th Floor. Felt very well (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 54 km SE of epicenter) : E stata breve e sicuramente di minore intensità che le due precedenti. (reported through EMSC)
Foligno (Italy, 40 km W of epicenter) : OLampadari tutti in forte movimento vetri sbattono paura tanta questa situazione non presagisce nulla di buono (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 184 km W of epicenter) : Mild but long shaking (reported through EMSC)
Forli (Italy, 170 km NW of epicenter) : La luce si e abbassato molto d'intensità, 2 secondi poi una oscillazione con vibrazione leggera e una sensazione di molto leve sprofondamento (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 142 km SW of epicenter) : Vaga sensazione di disorientamento. (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 130 km S of epicenter) : seduto sul divano,7^ piano a Roma ho sentito muoversi (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : I felt the earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Flebile. (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : leggera oscillazione percepita da seduto sulla scrivania (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Leggera oscillazione 1 o 2 secondi (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Il lampadario ha oscillato (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : E' durata un secondo (reported through EMSC)
Rome (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Più leggero degli altri (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 128 km SW of epicenter) : Più debole dei precedenti ma si è sentito distintamente con oscillazioni anche delle luci appese. (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 122 km S of epicenter) : Lieve scossa ma avvertita chiaramente (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 122 km SW of epicenter) : Abbastanza forte (reported through EMSC)
Roma (Italy, 122 km SW of epicenter) : Breve ma avvertita distintamente (reported through EMSC)
Settecamini (Italy, 120 km S of epicenter) : Clearly detected in north east of Rome but short. (reported through EMSC)
Sulmona (Italy, 117 km SE of epicenter) : Sentito distintamente (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 113 km S of epicenter) : Avvertito stando seduto su una sedia. I cristalli hanno tintinnato. (reported through EMSC)
Monterotondo (Italy, 109 km SW of epicenter) : Pochi secondi ma si è sentito. (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 107 km S of epicenter) : Lieve scossa (reported through EMSC)
Morciola (Italy, 106 km NW of epicenter) : Ofoollll (reported through EMSC)
Fano (Italy, 101 km NW of epicenter) : just scared.. no dammage.. but a strong shake (reported through EMSC)
Pescara (Italy, 100 km SE of epicenter) : Barely perceptible, duration approx 5 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 98 km SE of epicenter) : Parete teneva interamente (reported through EMSC)
Pianella (Italy, 93 km SE of epicenter) : Cappelle sul Tavo: fermo in macchina ho sentito molto bene, sarà l'apocalisse (reported through EMSC)
Senigallia (Italy, 86 km N of epicenter) : Sentitto (reported through EMSC)
Carapelle Calvisio (Italy, 82 km SE of epicenter) : Lasted a long time. Movement reduced but continued for what seemed like a few minutes. Not very strong but definitely made house move. (reported through EMSC)
Convento di Santa Vittoria (Italy, 82 km NW of epicenter) : Same feeling as in the first 5.4 quake this evening . Just a small shake (reported through EMSC)
Montebello di Bertona (Italy, 81 km SE of epicenter) : The "sound" is fascinating. In this case I would almost describe it as an antisound - the sort of sound air being sucked away from your ears might make. If I had to compare it to an everyday sound I would liken it to a high speed train. Time interval between the sound and the shaking is about half a second. In terms of physics I am at a loss - isn't the speed of sound higher through the ground than the air? (reported through EMSC)
Ancona (Italy, 78 km N of epicenter) : Ancona sentito bene (reported through EMSC)
Atri (Italy, 77 km SE of epicenter) : Provincia di teramo, sentito forte e chiaro. ondulatorio (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 76 km SE of epicenter) : bed shaking for about 5 seconds not violenlt just noticeable (reported through EMSC)
Perugia (Italy, 72 km W of epicenter) : Not felt (reported through EMSC)
L'Aquila (Italy, 68 km S of epicenter) : clearly felt, it lasted for many seconds (reported through EMSC)
Contigliano (Italy, 67 km SW of epicenter) : Bel colpo breve ma forte (reported through EMSC)
Giulianova (Italy, 67 km E of epicenter) : Botta secca e breve... (reported through EMSC)
L'Aquila (Italy, 67 km S of epicenter) : In car l'aquila (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 66 km S of epicenter) : Non riesco a dormire!! (reported through EMSC)
L'Aquila (Italy, 66 km S of epicenter) : Forte e chiara anche se breve (reported through EMSC)
Montecastrilli (Italy, 66 km SW of epicenter) : Didnt last long, but we are 70km away, i guess it was strong enough for those close (reported through EMSC)
Castelfidardo (Italy, 65 km NE of epicenter) : Piccola scossa e poi oscillazione lunga (reported through EMSC)
Terni (Italy, 60 km SW of epicenter) : A Terni di breve durata ma il lampadario ha oscillato. (reported through EMSC)
Terni (Italy, 60 km SW of epicenter) : Leggerissimo a Terni i lampadari hanno fatto un movimento poco percettibile (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 60 km S of epicenter) : In my car. Shaking was clear but not strong. (reported through EMSC)
Terni (Italy, 60 km SW of epicenter) : Che BUCCHINO!! (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 60 km SE of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Terni (Italy, 60 km SW of epicenter) : Pochi secondi di ballo (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 59 km E of epicenter) : Sentita abbastanza.. (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 58 km NE of epicenter) : Dondolato....3° piano vicino al mare in prov di fermo (reported through EMSC)
San Nicolò a Tordino (Italy, 57 km SE of epicenter) : Sentita molto bene (reported through EMSC)
San Benedetto del Tronto (Italy, 57 km E of epicenter) : Sentito! (reported through EMSC)
Grottammare (Italy, 56 km E of epicenter) : Si è sentito bene (reported through EMSC)
Pomonte (Italy, 55 km W of epicenter) : 4th one felt tonight (reported through EMSC)
Nepezzano (Italy, 55 km SE of epicenter) : Brevissima scossa ma intensa, 3/5 secondi. (reported through EMSC)
Nereto (Italy, 54 km E of epicenter) : Avvertita scossa considerevole (reported through EMSC)
Controguerra (Italy, 53 km E of epicenter) : Abruzzo provincia Teramo...ai confini con le Marche. Forte! (reported through EMSC)
Teramo (Italy, 53 km SE of epicenter) : Breve ma forte (reported through EMSC)
Teramo (Italy, 53 km SE of epicenter) : sentito leggero (reported through EMSC)
Teramo (Italy, 53 km SE of epicenter) : Scossa avvertita distintamente in prov di teramo...lunghetta con picco centrale di scuotimento (reported through EMSC)
Teramo (Italy, 52 km SE of epicenter) : 3s ondulatorio. La porta ha vibrato ero sul divano avvertito chiaramente (reported through EMSC)
Sant'Elpidio a Mare (Italy, 52 km NE of epicenter) : Breve, si è mosso un po' il lampadario (reported through EMSC)
Teramo (Italy, 52 km SE of epicenter) : Ancora e basta non si sopporta più ancora forte Teramo (reported through EMSC)
Gualdo Cattaneo (Italy, 51 km W of epicenter) : 3 seconds - fairly strong (reported through EMSC)
Gualdo Cattaneo (Italy, 51 km W of epicenter) : About 3 seconds - rattled furniture (reported through EMSC)
Santa Maria degli Angeli (Italy, 51 km W of epicenter) : Shook slightly for about 5 sec (reported through EMSC)
Fermo (Italy, 50 km NE of epicenter) : A letto, evidente, mi sono alzato (reported through EMSC)
Fabriano (Italy, 50 km NW of epicenter) : La macchina ha ballato (reported through EMSC)
Montegranaro (Italy, 49 km NE of epicenter) : Si molto bene (reported through EMSC)
Montegranaro (Italy, 49 km NE of epicenter) : Forte!!! (reported through EMSC)
Assisi (Italy, 48 km W of epicenter) : A bit of a rumble but not as strong as earlier (reported through EMSC)
Villa Popolo (Italy, 47 km SE of epicenter) : Very brief but strong heard it first and then the house shook briefly (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 47 km W of epicenter) : Lieve ondulazione del terreno e più ampia della struttura di tre piani. Presa a piano terra (reported through EMSC)
Macerata (Italy, 46 km NE of epicenter) : Sentito a Macerata (reported through EMSC)
Macerata (Italy, 45 km NE of epicenter) : Scossa lunga apparentemente oltre i 4,5 (reported through EMSC)
Macerata (Italy, 45 km NE of epicenter) : Per me sopra 4,5 lungo 15 sec. (reported through EMSC)
Rotelli (Italy, 41 km N of epicenter) : Lieve ma sentita (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 41 km NE of epicenter) : Forte e chiaro. 4, 5 secs (reported through EMSC)
Casette Verdini (Italy, 40 km NE of epicenter) : In macchina sentita bene per almeno 7/8 secondi (reported through EMSC)
Foligno (Italy, 39 km W of epicenter) : Forte a foligno (reported through EMSC)
Foligno (Italy, 39 km W of epicenter) : un altro scossa sentita a Foligno - pianterreno (reported through EMSC)
Mogliano (Italy, 36 km NE of epicenter) : Woke up from sleep, not at all as violent as the one felt at around nine. Slight shaking (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 35 km E of epicenter) : Several seconds of shaking and some slight noise at Montefiore. Small compared to the two big ones earlier. (reported through EMSC)
Ascoli Piceno (Italy, 34 km E of epicenter) : Sussultorio ad Ascoli. (reported through EMSC)
Ascoli Piceno (Italy, 34 km E of epicenter) : Eh bastaaaaa (reported through EMSC)
Ascoli Piceno (Italy, 33 km E of epicenter) : Forte e breve (reported through EMSC)
(Italy, 30 km NE of epicenter) : Falerone . Ho sento per cinque seconde (reported through EMSC)
Falerone (Italy, 30 km NE of epicenter) : Quite strong 5 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Sefro (Italy, 30 km NW of epicenter) : Light earthquake (reported through EMSC)
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