Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 23 km northeast of Sannicandro Garganico, Italy, on Wednesday, 21 April 2021 at 16:09 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 25 km depth
21 Apr 16:18 UTC: First to report: INGV after 9 minutes.
Depth: 25.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.9555°N / 15.7885°E (Adriatic Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NNW of Foce Varano (pop: 384) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) N of Cagnano Varano (pop: 7,310) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) WNW of Vico del Gargano (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 7,280) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Sannicandro Garganico (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) N of San Giovanni Rotondo (pop: 26,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NNW of Manfredonia (pop: 52,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of San Severo (pop: 54,900) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) NE of Torremaggiore (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) NNE of Foggia (pop: 137,000) --> See nearby quakes!
271 km (169 mi) E of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||25 km||Costa Garganica (Foggia), Italy||INGV|
|2.3||25 km||SOUTHERN ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.