Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 23 km northeast of Sannicandro Garganico, Italy, on Tuesday, 18 May 2021 at 16:25 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 13 km depth
18 May 16:38 UTC: First to report: INGV after 13 minutes.
Depth: 12.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.9978°N / 15.7403°E (Adriatic Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NNW of Largolungo (pop: 53) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Vico del Gargano (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 7,280) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of Sannicandro Garganico (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) N of San Giovanni Rotondo (pop: 26,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of San Marco in Lamis (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Manfredonia (pop: 52,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NE of San Severo (pop: 54,900) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NE of Torremaggiore (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NNE of Foggia (pop: 137,000) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) E of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||13 km||Italy: Costa Garganica (Foggia)||INGV|
|2.3||13 km||Italy: ADRIATIC SEA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.