Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 84 km northwest of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy, on Monday, March 21, 1994 at 21:41 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 279 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 278.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.745°N / 15.461°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 39.745°S / 164.539°W↗
Nearest volcano: Marsili Seamount (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Scalea (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 9,340) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Belvedere Marittimo (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 6,180) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SSW of Sapri (Provincia di Salerno) (pop: 6,720) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) W of Castrovillari (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) SSE of Agropoli (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) WNW of Quattromiglia (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 22,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Cosenza (pop: 63,900) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) W of Corigliano Scalo (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SE of Naples (pop: 959,500) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) SE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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