Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 4.9 km southwest of Siracusa, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 19:43 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 27 km depth
6 May 19:49 UTC: First to report: INGV after 5 minutes.
Depth: 27.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.0358°N / 15.2618°E (Syracuse, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WSW of Carrozziere (pop: 1,390) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSW of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Floridia (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Priolo Gargallo (Syracuse) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Avola (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 28,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NE of Noto (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) ENE of Ragusa (pop: 61,400) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) SE of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
589 km (366 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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