Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 21 km north of Milazzo, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Sunday, 6 June 2021 at 12:36 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 129 km depth
6 Jun 12:50 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Depth: 128.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3957°N / 15.3262°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Sparta' (pop: 1,320) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NW of Villa San Giovanni (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) SSE of Roma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) E of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> 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
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||129 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)||INGV|
|2.3||129 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
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.