Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, 7.9 km northeast of Norcia, Italy, on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 at 21:45 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
26 Oct 22:19 UTC: First to report: INGV after 34 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2016 21:45:45 UTC
Depth: 8.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.8478°N / 13.1537°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) S of Rapegna (pop: 37) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NE of Norcia (Umbria) (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Cascia (Umbria) (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SSE of Pieve Torina (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Caldarola (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ENE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia, Umbria) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Ancona (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NNE of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
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||8.7 km||Macerata||INGV|
|M 3.0||9 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
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