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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - SICILY, ITALY on Monday, 24 December 2018

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - SICILY, ITALY on Monday, 24 December 2018
Date & time: Monday, 24 December 2018 12:08 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.72°N / 15.04°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (5 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 24 Dec 2018
Mon, 24 Dec 12:08 UTCM 4.0 / 2.1 km6 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT)INGV

"I felt it" reports:
(21 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting on couch, felt like rocking. Hanging window blind chains swung. An open window moved. Only noticed it 2 times during the day.
Paterno / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Catania (21.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Door swinging back and forth for a few seconds. Building swayed a little
(12.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sitting outside on balcony facing north. House and outhouse began shaking. Items inside were clingy together but no damage to items or structures.
(12.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)

 

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