Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 0.5 km northwest of Zungri, Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy, on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 02:50 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 0.5 km northwest of Zungri, Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy, on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 02:50 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 47 km depth

14 Jul 02:53 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Jul 14 02:57: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 69.0 to 47.0 km.
Date & time: Jul 14, 2018 02:50:55 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.66°N / 15.98°E (Province of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy)
Antipode: 38.66°S / 164.02°W
Nearest volcano: Stromboli (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NW of Zungri (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Vibo Valentia (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNE of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SW of Lamezia Terme (pop: 70,500) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Nicastro (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Nicastro-Sambiase (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Catanzaro (pop: 79,000) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NE of Messine (Sicile) (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) SE of loma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.247 kmSicily, ItalyGFZ
4.557 km SICILY, ITALYEMSC
4.563 km- 1km SW of Zambrone, ItalyUSGS
4.457 kmCosta Calabra sud-occidentale (Catanzaro, Vibo Valentia, Reggio di Calabria)INGV

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Villafranca Sicily / not felt : Slept through it. Was in Villafranca Sicily  
Stazione Vibo-Pizzo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tropea (VV) / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Reggio Calabria / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Parghelia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Catanzaro (59.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Montepaone (46.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Torremezzo di Falconara albanese (68.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : 1st floor. My daughter and I woke up because of the earthquake to 4.52 on my phone. the floor shook and the furniture creaked. (reported through our app)  
Lamezia Terme city centre / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 6 th floor Savant Hotel woken by noise of rattling window shutter and bed moving at 4:50am  
Rende / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I felt it  
Torremezzo di Falconara albanese (68.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Ore 4.52 del mattino, io e mia figlia ci siamo svegliate perché si muoveva la stanza e i mobili hanno scricchiolato. Durata 2 secondi circa. (reported through our app)  
Cosenza / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Parghelia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tropea / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Santa Domenica (12 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Very short experience (reported through our app)  
san vito sullo jonio / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pizzo / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Abbiategrasso (Italy, 936 km NW of epicenter) : Meno male non ci sono stato danni a cose e persone. Volevo solo far notare che non é avvenuto in Sicilia come riportato nella app bensì in Calabria! Grazie (reported through EMSC)  
Reggio Calabria (Italy, 58 km S of epicenter) : Anche qui a Reggio è stato percepito, ci siamo svegliati che si muoveva tutto... (reported through EMSC)  
Maiolino (Italy, 43 km NE of epicenter) : I woke up to the bed insistently shaking. It lasted about 10 seconds. My husband had the same experience. (reported through EMSC)  
Gioia Tauro (Italy, 32 km S of epicenter) : Ero a letto e il terremoto mi ha svegliato con un rumore alle finestre che vibravano, poi un colpo forte che ha fatto sussultare il letto e poi per qualche secondo ancora le finestre a tremare.il tutto circa 10 secondi;al 2 di tre piani in c.a. - a gioia (reported through EMSC)  
Vibo Valentia (Italy, 27 km E of epicenter) : Scossa breve ma intensa (reported through EMSC)  
Tropea (Italy, 9 km E of epicenter) : durata pochi secondi (reported through EMSC)  
Tropea (Italy, 9 km E of epicenter) : Mi ha svegliato .. (reported through EMSC)  
Pompei (Italy, 253 km NW of epicenter) : Hmm; i woke up around that time... I wonder if it woke me up (reported through EMSC)  
Cosenza (Italy, 77 km NE of epicenter) : Scossa abbastanza forte durata almeno 5 secondi (reported through EMSC)  
Paola (Italy, 77 km N of epicenter) : Scossa sentita forte (reported through EMSC)  
Catanzaro (Italy, 71 km E of epicenter) : Sono stato svegliato dal tremore del letto, scossa abbastanza nitida seguita a breve distanza da una seconda (reported through EMSC)  
Reggio Calabria (Italy, 67 km S of epicenter) : Abbiamo sentito il tremore, il letto e gli oggetti di muovevano, ma non riuscivamo a capire l'intensità. (reported through EMSC)  
Marina di Davoli (Italy, 65 km E of epicenter) : Ero sveglia sul letto, l’ho sentito abbastanza forte. (reported through EMSC)  
Vibo Valentia (Italy, 26 km E of epicenter) : Un rumore forte e poi un movimento d'aria con tremore degli oggetti. Sono uscita di casa. (reported through EMSC)  
Tropea (Italy, 9 km E of epicenter) : Mi ha svegliato una botta forte ma per poco tempo (reported through EMSC)  
(Italy, 7 km SE of epicenter) : Scossa percepita chiaramente, mi sono svegliata dal sonno, il letto tremava. (reported through EMSC)  
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