Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 8.7 km north of Milazzo, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 04:39 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 115 km depth
18 Jul 05:02 UTC: First to report: INGV after 23 minutes.
Depth: 114.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2942°N / 15.2098°E↗ (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.294°S / 164.79°W↗
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) NNW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of San Pier Niceto (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Villafranca Tirrena (Province of Messina) (pop: 8,120) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Falcone (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NE of Patti (Province of Messina) (pop: 9,320) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Mesina (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Villa San Giovanni (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) WNW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
461 km (287 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.4||115 km||Italy: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)||INGV|
|2.4||114 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, 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.