Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 5.1 km northeast of Norcia, Perugia, Umbria, Italy, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 07:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
27 Oct 08:05 UTC: First to report: INGV after 15 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 07:50:29 UTC
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.8268°N / 13.1343°E (Perugia, Umbria, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SE of Campi (pop: 172) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ENE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Ascoli Piceno (The Marches) (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ESE of Foligno (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Teramo (Abruzzo) (pop: 36,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NE of Terni (pop: 97,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Rieti (Latium) (pop: 39,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) ESE of Perugia (pop: 120,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 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: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||9.1 km||Perugia||INGV|
|M 3.6||9 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
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