Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina), Italy, on Saturday, 10 April 2021 at 07:51 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 16 km depth
10 Apr 08:04 UTC: First to report: INGV after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Apr 2021 07:51:10 UTC -
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1233°N / 14.64°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Torrenova (pop: 3,850) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNE of San Fratello (pop: 3,940) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WNW of Tortorici (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Marina di Caronia (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) WSW of Gioiosa Marea (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Randazzo (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 9,950) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Bronte (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NW of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) SSE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NE of Sicily Island (pop: 5,017,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SW of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.3||16 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 1.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.