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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 1 km N Castelsantangelo sul Nera (MC) (Italy) on Wednesday, 15 May 2019

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 1 km N Castelsantangelo sul Nera (MC) (Italy) on Wednesday, 15 May 2019
Date & time: Wed, 15 May 02:09:53 UTC
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 11.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.9063°N / 13.153°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulsini (105 km)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^9 J (783 KWh / 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 15 May 2019
Wed, 15 May 02:09 UTCM 3.1 / 10 kmCentral ItalyEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
serrone -fr-569 km dall'epice / not felt
San Ginesio (Italy) (49 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Mi ha svegliato (via EMSC)
Ascoli Piceno (Italy) (61 km E from epicenter)(no details): Tremolio vetri. Svegliato dal movimento (via EMSC)
Colmurano (Italy) (55 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Scricchiolio dei mobili (via EMSC)
Sant'Angelo in Pontano (Italy) (54 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Tremor strong but brief..shook the bedSant angelo in pontano (via EMSC)
Penna San Giovanni (Italy) (53 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Slight movement t that woke me from sleep. Very minor, but I heard it too. (via EMSC)
Amandola (Italy) (44 km E from epicenter)(no details): Botta secca e cortissima che mi ha svegliato di colpo. (via EMSC)
Amandola (Italy) (43 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Short and sharp shake in bed. Could hear the wire that surrounds the house for earthquake protection twanging like a single stroke on a guitar. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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