Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 4 Km E Maletto (CT) (Italy) on Tuesday, 17 December 2019
18 Dec 00:21 UTC: First to report: INGV after 32 minutes.
Depth: 21.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.842°N / 14.909°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Murazzorotto (pop: 400)
4 km (3 mi) NE of Maletto (pop: 3,900)
5 km (3 mi) SW of Randazzo (pop: 9,900)
41 km (26 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900)
142 km (88 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
495 km (307 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 17 Dec 23:48 UTC||M 3.7 / 21.6 km||4 Km E Maletto (CT) (Italy)||INGV|
|Tue, 17 Dec 23:48 UTC||M 3.7 / 22 km||Sicily, Italy||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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