Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7 km SW Bronte (CT) (Italy) on Sunday, 21 June 2020
21 Jun 20:37 UTC: First to report: INGV after 20 minutes.
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.735°N / 14.784°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of Sacro Cuore (pop: 100)
7 km (5 mi) SW of Bronte (pop: 18,400)
8 km (5 mi) NW of Prato Fiorito (pop: 200)
37 km (23 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900)
135 km (84 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
501 km (312 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 21 Jun 20:17 UTC||M 2.6 / 24 km||7 km SW Bronte (CT) (Italy)||INGV|
|Sun, 21 Jun 20:17 UTC||M 2.6 / 24 km||Sicily, Italy||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.