Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 22 km southwest of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Wednesday, 5 May 2021 at 16:56 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 May 17:05 UTC: First to report: INGV after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.9868°N / 15.0673°E (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Badiavecchia (pop: 70) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NW of Francavilla di Sicilia (pop: 3,870) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) S of Falcone (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Randazzo (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 9,950) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NE of Bronte (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
486 km (302 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: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.9||10 km||6 Km SE Montalbano Elicona (ME), Italy||INGV|