Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 13 km northeast of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 16:51 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 17 km depth
1 Jul 16:59 UTC: First to report: INGV after 7 minutes.
Depth: 17.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.1208°N / 15.4205°E↗ (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 37.121°S / 164.58°W↗
Nearest volcano: Etna (80 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Priolo Gargallo (Syracuse) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Floridia (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 22,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NE of Avola (Provincia di Siracusa) (pop: 28,700) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NE of Noto (pop: 18,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Lentini (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Catania (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Ragusa (pop: 61,400) --> See nearby quakes!
586 km (364 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.7||17 km||Italy: Costa Siracusana (Siracusa)||INGV|