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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 13 km south of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 1:50 am (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 13 km south of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 1:50 am (GMT +2) Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 13 km south of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy, on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 1:50 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 28 km depth

17 May 23:54 UTC: First to report: SED after 3 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 17, 2022 23:50:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, May 18, 2022 at 1:50 am (GMT +2)
Depth27.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude45.58°N / 9.66°E (Province of Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy)
Antipode45.58°S / 170.34°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceSED (Swiss Seismological Service)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (0 mi) WSW of Spirano (pop: 5,550) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) NE of Treviglio (pop: 24,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (5 mi) SSE of Dalmine (pop: 22,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) NW of Romano di Lombardia (pop: 17,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Seriate (pop: 23,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) S of Bergamo (pop: 114,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Milan (pop: 1,236,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
470 km (292 mi) NNW of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 20.2°C (68 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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2.628 kmItaly: Bergamo ISED

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.
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