Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 26 km south of Reggio Calabria, Italy, on Thursday, 27 May 2021 at 05:45 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 33 km depth
27 May 05:54 UTC: First to report: INGV after 8 minutes.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8788°N / 15.6797°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Saline Ioniche (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of Pellaro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,000) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of San Carlo-Condofuri Marina (pop: 4,160) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NE of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
522 km (324 mi) SSE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||33 km||Italy: Stretto Di Messina (Reggio Di Calabria, Messina)||INGV|
|2.2||33 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.