Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 0.4 km north of Villa Rosa, Provincia di Teramo, Abruzzo, Italy, on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 19:18 (GMT)

Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 0.4 km north of Villa Rosa, Provincia di Teramo, Abruzzo, Italy, on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 19:18 (GMT)

Very strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: Oct 26, 2016 19:18:07 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.854°N / 13.921°E (Provincia di Teramo, Abruzzo, Italy)
Antipode: 42.854°S / 166.079°W
Nearest volcano: Monte Albano (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) N of Villa Rosa (pop: 4,350) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNW of Giulianova (Provincia di Teramo) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSE of San Benedetto del Tronto (The Marches) (pop: 45,900) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NE of Teramo (pop: 36,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Montesilvano Marina (pop: 46,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Pescara (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NE of L'Aquila (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NE of loma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SE of City of San Marino (San Marino) (pop: 4,500) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) NE of Acilia-Castel Fusano-Ostia Antica (Latium) (pop: 129,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NNSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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6.210 kmNorwayNNSN

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (8192 quakes)

  • 24 Apr 2017 09:19 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    10.8 km (6.7 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (41 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 07:41 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 07:29 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (40 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 04:43 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 02:19 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 02:14 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    12 km (7.5 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 24 Apr 2017 00:48 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    11.6 km (7.2 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 21:10 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 20:36 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    9.4 km (5.8 mi) depth
    |
    68 km (42 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 20:31 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    12.5 km (7.8 mi) depth
    |
    52 km (32 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 19:17 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    14.1 km (8.8 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 17:23 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    13 km (8.1 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 15:22 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 06:46 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    7.7 km (4.8 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | INGV | Details
  • 23 Apr 2017 05:38 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    9 km (5.6 mi) depth
    |
    58 km (36 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Apr 2017 22:36 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    11 km (6.8 mi) depth
    |
    66 km (41 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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