Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 8.2 km southwest of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy, on Monday, July 12, 2021 at 15:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
12 Jul 15:41 UTC: First to report: INGV after 11 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1202°N / 15.1283°E↗ (Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy)
Antipode: 38.12°S / 164.872°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) SW of Vigliatore 2 (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) E of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of San Piero Patti (pop: 2,060) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Francavilla di Sicilia (pop: 3,870) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Fiumedinisi (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WSW of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) E of Palermo (pop: 648,300) --> See nearby quakes!
475 km (295 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||9.2 km||Italy: 2 Km N Furnari (ME)||INGV|
|2.1||9 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.