Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - 8.1 km north of Paternò, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 23:53 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
21 Jul 00:08 UTC: First to report: INGV after 14 minutes.
Depth: 7.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.638°N / 14.921°E↗ (Catania, Sicily, Italy)
Antipode: 37.638°S / 165.079°W↗
Nearest volcano: Etna (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) W of Ragalna (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) E of Biancavilla (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) NW of Belpasso (Catania) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) N of Paternò (pop: 46,000) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ESE of Adrano (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 34,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Mascalucia (Catania) (pop: 29,900) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NNW of Misterbianco (pop: 45,500) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Catania (pop: 290,900) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 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: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.5||7.3 km||Italy: 2 Km W Ragalna (CT)||INGV|