Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 1.8 km southwest of Fiastra, Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 05:40 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
27 Oct 05:59 UTC: First to report: INGV after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 05:40:37 UTC
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.0267°N / 13.1372°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Fiastra (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Matelica (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 8,890) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ENE of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Macerata (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Fabriano (Provincia di Ancona) (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia, Umbria) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Ancona (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||9.7 km||Macerata||INGV|
|M 3.1||10 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
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