Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 617 km southeast of Rome, Latium, Italy, on Thursday, 14 Jan 2021 8:18 am (GMT +1) -

Mag. 3.5 earthquake  - Ionian Sea, 617 km southeast of Rome, Latium, Italy, on Thursday, 14 Jan 2021 8:18 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 38 km depth

14 Jan 07:39 UTC: First to report: INGV after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Jan 2021 07:18:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 14 Jan 2021 8:18 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 38.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.2697°N / 16.4913°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) SSE of Brancaleone-Marina (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) ENE of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) E of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SE of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) E of Floridia (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) ESE of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) E of Catina (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SE of Messina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Misterbianco (pop: 45,500) --> See nearby quakes!
617 km (383 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) SE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SE of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 14.4°C (58 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 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.
M 3.538 kmMar Ionio Meridionale (MARE), ItalyINGV
M 3.538 kmIONIAN SEA, ItalyEMSC

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Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 617 km southeast of Rome, Latium, Italy, on Thursday, 14 Jan 2021 8:18 am (GMT +1)
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