Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 16 km northeast of Termini Imerese, Italy, on Sunday, 23 May 2021 at 07:09 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 1 km depth
23 May 07:19 UTC: First to report: INGV after 9 minutes.
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.108°N / 13.7932°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Campofelice di Roccella (Provincia di Palermo) (pop: 5,910) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Termini Imerese (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) WNW of Cefalu (Provincia di Palermo) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Cerda (pop: 5,130) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Casteldaccia (Province of Palermo) (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of Bagheria (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Villabate (Provincia di Palermo) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) ENE of Misilmeri (Provincia di Palermo) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
435 km (270 mi) SSE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNW of Sicily Island (pop: 5,017,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Isola delle Femmine Island (pop: 7,340) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||0.5 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Centro-settentrionale (Palermo)||INGV|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.