Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7 km W Castelsaraceno (PZ) (Italy) on Friday, 7 August 2020 at 13:34 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 23 km depth
7 Aug 13:54 UTC: First to report: INGV after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 2020-08-07 01:34:36 UTC
Depth: 23.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.1697°N / 15.9158°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Tempa del Conte (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) SE of Rimendiello (pop: 100)
6 km (3 mi) SE of Piano di Maglia (pop: 100)
131 km (82 mi) SW of Bari (pop: 277,400)
159 km (99 mi) SE of Naples (pop: 959,500)
344 km (214 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|
|2020-08-07 13:34:36 UTC||M 2.6 / 23.3 km||7 km W Castelsaraceno (PZ) (Italy)||INGV|
|2020-08-07 13:34:36 UTC||M 2.6 / 23 km||Southern 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.