Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 7 km W Milo (CT) (Italy) on Friday, 17 July 2020
17 Jul 19:43 UTC: First to report: INGV after 9 minutes.
Depth: 5.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.75°N / 15.046°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (5 km / 3 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of Fornazzo (pop: 200)
7 km (4 mi) NW of Caselle (pop: 100)
7 km (4 mi) NW of Milo (pop: 600)
29 km (18 mi) N of Catania (pop: 290,900)
156 km (97 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
509 km (316 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 17 Jul 19:33 UTC||M 2.5 / 5.7 km||7 km W Milo (CT) (Italy)||INGV|
|Fri, 17 Jul 19:33 UTC||M 2.5 / 6 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 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.