Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - 5.8 km northeast of Norcia, Perugia, Umbria, Italy, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 18:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
27 Oct 19:10 UTC: First to report: INGV after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 18:50:29 UTC
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.8283°N / 13.1455°E (Perugia, Umbria, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) ESE of Capo del Colle (pop: 32) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Cascia (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Pieve Torina (The Marches) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Amatrice (Latium) (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) ENE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Ascoli Piceno (The Marches) (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Ferentillo (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Foligno (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||9.1 km||Perugia||INGV|
|M 3.1||9 km||CENTRAL ITALY||EMSC|
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