Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 3 Km NE Salemi (TP) (Italy) on Wednesday, 9 September 2020
9 Sep 20:37 UTC: First to report: INGV after 15 minutes.
Depth: 9.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.837°N / 12.8163°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Campi Flegrei Mar Sicilia (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Salemi (pop: 7,800)
3 km (2 mi) E of San Ciro-Ulmi-Filci (pop: 2,200)
4 km (2 mi) SW of Vita (pop: 2,100)
34 km (21 mi) E of Marsala (pop: 77,900)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
452 km (281 mi) S of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 9 Sep 20:22 UTC||M 2.1 / 9.5 km||3 Km NE Salemi (TP) (Italy)||INGV|
|Wed, 9 Sep 20:22 UTC||M 2.1 / 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.