Minor mag. 0.4 earthquake - Vesuvius Area, Italy, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 13:14 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
15 Apr 13:23 UTC: First to report: INGV-OV after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Apr 2021 13:14:32 UTC -
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.8272°N / 14.4315°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Ottaviano (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) S of Somma Vesuviana (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) NE of Torre del Greco (pop: 85,900) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) ENE of Ercolano (pop: 53,600) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of San Giorgio a Cremano (pop: 45,500) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of Portici (pop: 55,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of nepalasa (pop: 959,500) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Castellammare di Stabia (pop: 65,700) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ESE of San Carlo All'Arena (pop: 69,100) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV-OV (INGV Osservatorio Vesuviano - Vesuvius Volcano Observatory in Naples)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 105 joules (0.07 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.4||2 km||Vesuvius Area, Italy||INGV-OV|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.4, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.