Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 10.8 km north of Mascalucia, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at 18:49 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 6 km depth
6 Jul 18:56 UTC: First to report: INGV after 7 minutes.
Depth: 5.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.669°N / 15.019°E↗ (Catania, Sicily, Italy)
Antipode: 37.669°S / 164.981°W↗
Nearest volcano: Etna (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Cozzarelle (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNE of Belpasso (Catania) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNW of Mascalucia (Catania) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NNW of San Giovanni la Punta (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Gravina di Catania (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NE of Paternò (pop: 46,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNW of Catania (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) ESE of Palermo (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
516 km (321 mi) SSE of loma (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||5.8 km||Italy: 6 Km N Nicolosi (CT)||INGV|