Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 1.3 km east of Castelsantangelo sul Nera, Italy, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 14:37 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
27 Oct 14:50 UTC: First to report: INGV after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 14:37:53 UTC
Depth: 7.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.8955°N / 13.171°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NNW of Vallinfante (pop: 49) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Norcia (Umbria) (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Pieve Torina (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) W of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSE of Castelraimondo (pop: 4,050) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) E of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia, Umbria) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Ancona (pop: 90,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 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||7.6 km||Macerata||INGV|
|M 3.0||8 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
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