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Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 8 Km W Milo (CT), Italy on Monday, 12 October 2020

Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake  - 8 Km W Milo (CT), Italy on Monday, 12 October 2020
12 Oct 00:39 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Date & time: Monday, 12 October 2020 00:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 12 Oct 2:25 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 1.2
Depth: 3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.745°N / 15.028°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Fornazzo (pop: 200)
8 km (5 mi) NW of Caselle (pop: 100)
8 km (5 mi) NW of Milo (pop: 600)
28 km (18 mi) N of Catania (pop: 290,900)
155 km (96 mi) SE of Palermo (pop: 648,300)
509 km (316 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 17.6°C (64 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
12 Oct 2:25 am (GMT +2) (12 Oct 00:25:08 UTC)M 1.2 / 3.4 km8 Km W Milo (CT), ItalyINGV

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 1.2, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - 8 Km W Milo (CT), Italy on Monday, 12 October 2020

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