Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 11 km north of Lipari Island, Sicily, Italy, on Saturday, April 25, 1992 at 12:46 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 246 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 246.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.583°N / 14.936°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.583°S / 165.064°W↗
Nearest volcano: Salina (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) N of Pianoconte (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NNW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Messine (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNW of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) ENE of Palermo (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
422 km (262 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.2||246 km||Sicily, Italy||USGS|
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