Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 9.6 km west of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy, on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 11:07 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Jun 11:15 UTC: First to report: INGV after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1807°N / 15.1133°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.181°S / 164.887°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) N of Tonnarella (pop: 1,190) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) ENE of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Novara di Sicilia (pop: 906) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Rimiti (pop: 186) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Roccalumera (pop: 3,700) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Isola 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||10.2 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)||INGV|
|2.3||10 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.