Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 7.6 km southwest of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 14:16 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
5 May 14:27 UTC: First to report: INGV after 11 minutes.
Depth: 8.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1208°N / 15.1347°E (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) ESE of Vigliatore 2 (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) E of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Fiumedinisi (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Francavilla di Sicilia (pop: 3,870) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
475 km (295 mi) SSE of Roma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> 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||8.6 km||2 Km NE Furnari (ME), Italy||INGV|