Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 59 km east of Siracusa, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 00:30 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 59 km east of Siracusa, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 00:30 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 11 km depth

11 May 00:36 UTC: First to report: NOA after 5 minutes.
11 May 00:37: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 2.8.
11 May 00:49: Now using data updates from INGV
Date & time: 11 May 2021 00:30:42 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 10.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.2205°N / 15.9218°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (36 mi) ENE of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) E of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) ENE of Floridia (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) ENE of Avola (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 28,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) ESE of Aci Castello (pop: 17,600) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) ESE of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) ESE of San Giovanni la Punta (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SE of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NE of Pachino (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 20,500) --> See nearby quakes!
596 km (370 mi) SSE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.510.9 kmMar Ionio Meridionale (MARE), ItalyINGV
2.810 km392 Km WSW From Argostolion, ItalyNOA

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