Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9.2 km east of Pieve Torina, The Marches, Italy, on 25 Oct 8:37 am (GMT +1) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9.2 km east of Pieve Torina, The Marches, Italy, on 25 Oct 8:37 am (GMT +1)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Oct 07:52 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Update Sun, 25 Oct 2020, 07:52
Small magnitude 3.0 quake hits 63 km east of Perugia, Italy
3.0 quake: 3 Km S Fiastra (MC), Italy, 25 Oct 2020 07:37
3.0 quake: 3 Km S Fiastra (MC), Italy, 25 Oct 2020 07:37
Italy's National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV) reported a magnitude 3.0 quake in Italy near the village of Pievebovigliana only 15 minutes ago. The earthquake happened in the morning on Sunday 25 October at 8.37 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The magnitude, exact epicenter location and depth of the quake are likely to be revised within the next few hours as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt, based on preliminary calculations, include Pievebovigliana (pop. 600) at a distance of 8 km with weak shaking, and Pieve Torina (pop. 1000) at a distance of 9 km with weak shaking. In Perugia (pop. 120,100, 63 km away), and Terni (pop. 97,100, 65 km away), the quake was probably not felt.

Download the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app and get one of the fastest seismic alerts online:
Android | iOS

Earthquake data

Date & time: Oct 25, 2020 07:37:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25 Oct 8:37 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.0118°N / 13.1527°E (Provincia di Macerata, The Marches, Italy)
Antipode: 43.012°S / 166.847°W
Nearest volcano: Monte Albano (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) S of Fiastra (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Amandola (pop: 1,870) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Tolentino (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Matelica (Provincia di Macerata) (pop: 8,890) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) E of Foligno (Umbria) (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WNW of Ascoli Piceno (pop: 41,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Macerata (Marken) (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Fabriano (Provincia di Ancona) (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Spoleto (Provincia di Perugia, Umbrien) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) NNE of loma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 13.1°C (56 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
If you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable to earthquake science, seismic hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.010 km3 Km S Fiastra (MC), ItalyINGV
3.010 km37 Km E of Foligno, ItalyEMSC
3.010 kmSarnano / Italien, ItalyZAMG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Translate
Cupa (0.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version
Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.