Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 19 km west of Matera, Basilicate, Italy, on Friday, July 2, 2021 at 16:16 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 31 km depth
2 Jul 16:31 UTC: First to report: INGV after 15 minutes.
Depth: 31.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.6268°N / 16.388°E↗ (Provincia di Matera, Baselecata, Italy)
Antipode: 40.627°S / 163.612°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vesuvius (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Grottole (Provincia di Matera) (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Ferrandina (Provincia di Matera) (pop: 8,720) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Irsina (pop: 4,890) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Matera (pop: 54,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of Gravina in Puglia (Apulia) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Altamura (Apulia) (pop: 67,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Ginosa (Provincia di Taranto, Apulia) (pop: 16,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) WSW of Santeramo in Colle (Bari, Apulia) (pop: 24,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) E of Potenza (pop: 56,400) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (220 mi) ESE of loma (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.5||31 km||Italy: 3 Km NE Grottole (MT)||INGV|
|2.5||31 km||SOUTHERN ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.