Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 6.9 km west of Patti, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Monday, 24 May 2021 at 04:15 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
24 May 04:28 UTC: First to report: INGV after 12 minutes.
Depth: 11.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1612°N / 14.8877°E (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) WNW of Iliti (pop: 24) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) WNW of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNW of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Tortorici (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Falcone (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Sant'Agata di Militello (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 9,920) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of Novara di Sicilia (pop: 906) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 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: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||12 km||Italy: 1 Km SW Gioiosa Marea (ME)||INGV|