Mag. 1.4 earthquake - 470 km southeast of Rome, Lazio, Italy, on Thursday, 19 November 2020 at 21:47 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Nov 22:19 UTC: First to report: INGV after 31 minutes.
Depth: 9.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1522°N / 15.0748°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NE of Marinello (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Oliveri (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) E of San Giorgio (pop: 1,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) W of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of San Basilio (pop: 230) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Torregrotta (Province of Messina) (pop: 7,320) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) E of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Messina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
470 km (292 mi) SSE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.4||9.9 km||Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina), Italy||INGV|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.