Minor mag. 0.1 earthquake - Vesuvius Area (Italy) on Saturday, 12 September 2020
12 Sep 23:05 UTC: First to report: INGV-OV after 17 minutes.
Depth: 1.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.8207°N / 14.4287°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (0 km / 0 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of Massa di Somma (pop: 5,600)
5 km (3 mi) SE of Pollena Trocchia (pop: 11,900)
5 km (3 mi) SW of Ottaviano (pop: 23,400)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Naples (pop: 959,500)
118 km (73 mi) SW of Foggia (pop: 137,000)
200 km (124 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV-OV
Estimated released energy: 89125 joules (0.025 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 12 Sep 22:48 UTC||M 0.1 / 1.2 km||Vesuvius Area (Italy)||INGV-OV|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.1, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.