Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 5.3 km southwest of Muro Lucano, Provincia di Potenza, Basilicate, Italy, on Sunday, 16 May 2021 at 18:32 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 8 km depth
16 May 18:46 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.7235°N / 15.44°E (Provincia di Potenza, Basilicate, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NW of Casale San Giuliano (pop: 32) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of Colliano (Campania) (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Pescopagano (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SW of San Fele (pop: 1,140) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Vietri di Potenza (pop: 1,870) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) S of Calitri (Campania) (pop: 4,350) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Avigliano (Provincia di Potenza) (pop: 5,770) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SW of Rionero in Vulture (Provincia di Potenza) (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Potenza (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
277 km (172 mi) ESE 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||7.8 km||Italy: 5 Km SW Muro Lucano (PZ)||INGV|