Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 453 km southeast of Rome, Lazio, Italy, on Friday, 20 November 2020 at 11:19 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 128 km depth
20 Nov 11:36 UTC: First to report: INGV after 16 minutes.
Depth: 128.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2277°N / 14.8292°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Lago (pop: 80) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) NW of Gioiosa Marea (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NE of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) N of Tortorici (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Oliveri (pop: 2,160) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) SSW of Vulcano Porto (pop: 425) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NE of Sant'Agata di Militello (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 9,920) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of San Basilio (pop: 230) --> See nearby quakes!
453 km (281 mi) SSE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NE of Sizilien Island (pop: 5,017,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.3||128 km||Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina), Italy||INGV|
|M 2.3||128 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.