Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 3.8 km south of Pozzuoli, Neapel, Campania, Italy, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 6:40 pm (GMT +2) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
20 May 17:02 UTC: First to report: INGV after 21 minutes.
|Date & time||May 20, 2022 16:40:40 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, May 20, 2022 at 6:40 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||40.8095°N / 14.09883°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)|
|Antipode||40.81°S / 165.901°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)|
|Nearest volcano||Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (4 km / 2 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) NE of Bacoli (pop: 25,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
4 km (2 mi) S of Pozzuoli (pop: 45,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Monterusciello (Naples) (pop: 29,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) SW of Pianura (pop: 57,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (5 mi) WSW of Soccavo (pop: 45,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Fuorigrotta (pop: 71,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Naples (pop: 959,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
179 km (111 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Ischia Island (pop: 62,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Capri Island (pop: 15,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 23.4°C (74 F), humidity: 53%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||4 km||Italy: Campi Flegrei||INGV|
|2.1||4 km||SOUTHERN ITALY||EMSC|
|2.1||4 km||Southern Italy||RaspberryShake|
|2.1||4 km||Italy: Campi Flegrei Area||INGV-OV|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.