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Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 97 km northeast of Bagheria, Provincia de Palermo, Sicily, Italy, on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 1:57 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 97 km northeast of Bagheria, Provincia de Palermo, Sicily, Italy, on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 1:57 pm (GMT +2) Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 97 km northeast of Bagheria, Provincia de Palermo, Sicily, Italy, on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 1:57 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 11 km depth

14 May 12:32 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 35 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 14, 2022 11:57:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, May 14, 2022 at 1:57 pm (GMT +2)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.8
Depth10.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.629°N / 14.379°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode38.629°S / 165.621°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoLipari (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities11 km (7 mi) N of Alicudi Porto (pop: 105) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (39 mi) NNW of Capo d'Orlando (Province of Messina) (pop: 12,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Sant'Agata (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 9,920) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
73 km (45 mi) NNE of Cefalu (Provincia di Palermo) (pop: 11,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
88 km (55 mi) WNW of Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) NW of Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto (Provincia di Messina) (pop: 34,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) NE of Termini Imerese (pop: 23,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
97 km (60 mi) NE of Bagheria (pop: 53,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
106 km (66 mi) ENE of Palerm (pop: 648,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
396 km (246 mi) SSE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Alicudi Island (pop: 120) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
118 km (74 mi) NNE of Sicily Island (pop: 5,017,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 20.3°C (68 F), humidity: 52%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.810.8 kmSicily, ItalyRaspberryShake
3.810.8 kmItaly: Isole Eolie (Messina)INGV
3.815 kmSICILY, ITALYEMSC

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