Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 11 km NE Regalbuto (EN) (Italy) on Saturday, 4 July 2020
4 Jul 01:41 UTC: First to report: INGV after 32 minutes.
Depth: 29.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.727°N / 14.7177°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) NE of Regalbuto (pop: 6,800)
11 km (7 mi) NW of Sacro Cuore (pop: 100)
12 km (7 mi) N of Centuripe (pop: 4,900)
41 km (25 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900)
129 km (80 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
500 km (311 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 4 Jul 01:09 UTC||M 2.3 / 29.4 km||11 km NE Regalbuto (EN) (Italy)||INGV|
|Sat, 4 Jul 01:09 UTC||M 2.3 / 29 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.