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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Sicily, Italy on Monday, 24 December 2018

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Sicily, Italy on Monday, 24 December 2018
Date & time: Monday, 24 December 2018 16:50 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.54°N / 15.31°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (37 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 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 16:50 UTCM 4.3 / 10 kmSICILY, ITALYEMSC
Mon, 24 Dec 16:50 UTCM 4.3 / 2.2 km6 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT)INGV
Mon, 24 Dec 16:50 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km- Sicily, ItalyUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Santa Maria La Scala / / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cefalu / not felt: Not felt
Ficarazzi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pedara (23.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Viagrande, CT / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was sitting on my bed and it suddenly started shaking very badly ...
Nicolosi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nicolosi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(32.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(22.8 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
catania / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Catania, liberta and corsa italia / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The building swayed heavily. I'm on the 2nd floor. First earthquake felt in this building today that was noticeable.
Sant Agata li Battiati / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Catania / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(23.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
San Gregorio di catania / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Catania (22.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Zafferana Etnea, Sicilia, Catania, Italia (24.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Acquedolci (86.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
San Giovanni la punta / MMI III (Weak shaking): Sitting down, sudden light movement on second floor of the house. Cuppords shaking and lights moving. Video available. [email protected] San Giovanni la punta.
(34.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Catania (18.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(25.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Linguaglossa (37.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Motta S. Anastasia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(22.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Lavinaio, ct / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Giarre / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(22.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Motta Sant' Anastasia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(20.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(22 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)(via app)
GRAVINA DI CATANIA (21.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(19.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Catania (Italy) (31 km W from epicenter)(no details): Short but strong. My bed moved (via EMSC)
Gravina di Catania (Italy) (29 km W from epicenter)(no details): Terremoto Catania (via EMSC)
Tremestieri Etneo (Italy) (28 km W from epicenter)(no details): Breve ma intensa scossa. Si sono mossi oggetti sugli scaffali. (via EMSC)
San Giovanni la Punta (Italy) (28 km W from epicenter)(no details): Etna is in eruption (via EMSC)
Catania (Italy) (27 km W from epicenter)(no details): Tremavano lampadari e mobili (via EMSC)
Giarre (Italy) (23 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Il terremoto è avvenuto in modo ondulatorio per 4/5 secondi (via EMSC)
Acireale (Italy) (21 km W from epicenter)(no details): The volcano, Mt Etna was very active today and it appears that the lava flow is in a new point on the mountain tonight. Earlier today it sounded like thunder coming from the volcano and lots of debris was thrown into the air (via EMSC)

 

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