Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 1.4 Km SW From M. Lepre (CT), Italy, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 1:26 pm (GMT +0) -

Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 1.4 Km SW From M. Lepre (CT), Italy, on Friday, 25 Dec 2020 1:26 pm (GMT +0)

Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 25 km depth

Date & time: 25 Dec 2020 13:26:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 25 Dec 2020 1:26 pm (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 1.8
Depth: 24.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.747°N / 14.913°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Calcerana-Marina (pop: 24) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Bronte (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NE of Adrano (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNE of Biancavilla (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Belpasso (Catania) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Paternò (pop: 46,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Mascalucia (Catania) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Gravina di Catania (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
505 km (314 mi) SSE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV CT (INGV Osservatorio Etneo - Catania section of the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 1.825 km1.4 Km SW From M. Lepre (CT), ItalyINGV CT

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At magnitude 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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