Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 25 km northwest of Messine, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:47 am (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 25 km northwest of Messine, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:47 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 120 km depth

13 Oct 01:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
13 Oct 01:58: Now using data updates from INGV
Date & time: Oct 13, 2021 01:47:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:47 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.2
Depth: 119.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.3602°N / 15.3653°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode: 38.36°S / 164.635°W
Nearest volcano: Vulcano (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NW of Policara (pop: 43) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) N of Spadafora (pop: 4,550) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of Messine (pop: 219,900) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WNW of Villa San Giovanni (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NW of Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Gioia Tauro (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) SSE of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Isola Vulcano Island (pop: 715) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 17°C (63 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.2120 kmItaly: Costa Siciliana Nord-orientale (Messina)INGV
2.2120 kmSICILY, ITALYEMSC

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