Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 33 km south of Reggio Calabria, Italy, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 05:46 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 May 06:06 UTC: First to report: INGV after 20 minutes.
Depth: 9.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8362°N / 15.5287°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Sant'Alessio Siculo (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WSW of Melito di Porto Salvo (pop: 9,660) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Pellaro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of Naxos (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 6,800) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) ENE of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NE of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NE of Catina (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
519 km (323 mi) SSE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||9.6 km||Stretto Di Messina (Reggio Di Calabria, Messina), Italy||INGV|