Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 40 km east of Catina, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Monday, 31 May 2021 at 23:52 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 29 km depth
31 May 23:59 UTC: First to report: INGV after 7 minutes.
Depth: 28.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.4438°N / 15.5228°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (21 mi) ESE of Aci Trezza (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NE of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ESE of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Catania (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) ESE of Gravina di Catania (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Mascalucia (Catania) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) E of Misterbianco (pop: 45,500) --> See nearby quakes!
558 km (347 mi) SSE of Roma (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||29 km||Italy: Costa Catanese (Catania)||INGV|