Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 0.4 km southeast of Pontegrande, Verona, Veneto, Italy, on Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 2:44 pm (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 0.4 km southeast of Pontegrande, Verona, Veneto, Italy, on Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 2:44 pm (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 19 km depth

29 Dec 13:55 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
29 Dec 13:56: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 19.0 to 5.0 km (from 11.8 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.6 km (2.8 mi) towards NW.
29 Dec 13:57: Now using data updates from INGV
Date & time: 29 Dec 2020 13:44:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 2:44 pm (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 19.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.2338°N / 11.0798°E (Provincia di Verona, Veneto, Italy)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) SE of Pontegrande (pop: 35) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) S of San Giovanni Lupatoto (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Legnago (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Villafranca di Verona (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Verona (pop: 219,100) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of San Bonifacio (Provincia di Verona) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Mantova (Lombardy) (pop: 39,300) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Vicenza (pop: 107,100) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (62 mi) WSW of Venezia (pop: 51,300) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) NNW of Roma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 5.4°C (42 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NW
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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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
2.819 km1 Km SW Salizzole (VR), ItalyINGV
2.919 kmNORTHERN ITALYEMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Sanguinetto (8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Bologna / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Rovereto / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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