Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 4 km W San Teodoro (ME) (Italy) on Tuesday, 4 August 2020
4 Aug 10:55 UTC: First to report: INGV after 15 minutes.
Depth: 10.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8428°N / 14.6502°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) W of San Teodoro (pop: 1,400)
6 km (3 mi) W of Cesarò (pop: 2,300)
8 km (5 mi) NE of Troina (pop: 9,100)
54 km (33 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900)
120 km (74 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
486 km (302 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
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 4 Aug 10:40 UTC||M 2.3 / 10.4 km||4 km W San Teodoro (ME) (Italy)||INGV|
|Tue, 4 Aug 10:40 UTC||M 2.3 / 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.