Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 2.5 km southwest of San Piero Patti, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Sunday, 6 June 2021 at 15:11 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
6 Jun 15:30 UTC: First to report: INGV after 18 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.0383°N / 14.9463°E (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Nearest volcano: Etna (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) W of Malaborsa (pop: 49) --> See nearby quakes!
2 km (2 mi) SW of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) E of Tortorici (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) S of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Falcone (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Randazzo (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 9,950) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) E of Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
476 km (296 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||8 km||Italy: 2 Km SW San Piero Patti (ME)||INGV|