Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 11 km west of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy, on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 04:31 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 11 km depth
17 Jun 04:40 UTC: First to report: INGV after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1812°N / 15.0958°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.181°S / 164.904°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NE of Tindari (pop: 32) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Gioiosa Marea (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Novara di Sicilia (pop: 906) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of San Pier Niceto (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NE of Tortorici (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Furci Siculo (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 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||10.6 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)||INGV|
|2.3||11 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.