Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 9 km SE San Fratello (ME) (Italy) on Monday, 6 July 2020
6 Jul 04:30 UTC: First to report: INGV after 6 minutes.
Depth: 9.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.9352°N / 14.6303°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SE of San Fratello (pop: 3,900)
11 km (7 mi) S of Vallebruca-Iria (pop: 400)
11 km (7 mi) NW of San Teodoro (pop: 1,400)
63 km (39 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900)
116 km (72 mi) E of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
476 km (296 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 6 Jul 04:24 UTC||M 2.2 / 9.9 km||9 km SE San Fratello (ME) (Italy)||INGV|
|Mon, 6 Jul 04:24 UTC||M 2.2 / 10 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.