Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 20 km southeast of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Friday, 21 May 2021 at 20:20 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 17 km depth
21 May 20:28 UTC: First to report: INGV after 7 minutes.
Depth: 17.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.004°N / 15.3487°E (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NE of Badia (pop: 52) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Guidomandri Marina (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of San Pier Niceto (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Taormina (pop: 5,790) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ENE of Francavilla di Sicilia (pop: 3,870) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
495 km (308 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: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||17 km||Italy: 2 Km NW Pagliara (ME)||INGV|