Minor mag. 0.8 earthquake - Vesuvio Area, Italy, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 17:34 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.8 earthquake at 0 km depth
16 Apr 17:51 UTC: First to report: INGV-OV after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Apr 2021 17:34:04 UTC -
Depth: 0.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.8237°N / 14.426°E (Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (0 km / 0 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) ESE of Massa di Somma (pop: 5,570) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Sant'Anastasia (pop: 20,700) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SW of Ottaviano (pop: 23,400) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (3 mi) S of Somma Vesuviana (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
6 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!
7 km (4 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 (8 mi) ESE of nepalasa (pop: 959,500) --> 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: 1 x 106 joules (0.278 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.8||0.3 km||Vesuvio 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 0.8, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.