Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 39 km north of Mesina, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Saturday, 5 June 2021 at 09:20 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 142 km depth
5 Jun 09:32 UTC: First to report: INGV after 12 minutes.
Depth: 141.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.5462°N / 15.5128°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Stromboli (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) N of Sparta' (pop: 1,320) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NW of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WNW of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Villa San Giovanni (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Rosarno (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NNE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
451 km (280 mi) SE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) E of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Stromboli Island (pop: 400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.3||142 km||Italy: Tirreno Meridionale (MARE)||INGV|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.