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Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 44 km north of San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy, on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 2:25 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 44 km north of San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy, on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 2:25 pm (GMT +2) Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 44 km north of San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy, on Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 2:25 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 23 km depth

31 May 12:40 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 14 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 31, 2022 12:25:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, May 31, 2022 at 2:25 pm (GMT +2)
Depth22.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude42.0858°N / 15.8587°E (Adriatic Sea, Italy)
Antipode42.086°S / 164.141°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoVesuvius (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities18 km (11 mi) N of Rodi Garganico (pop: 3,060) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) NW of Vieste (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 11,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) NE of Sannicandro Garganico (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 15,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) NNE of San Giovanni Rotondo (pop: 26,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) N of Manfredonia (pop: 52,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) NE of San Severo (pop: 54,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Foggia (pop: 137,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
278 km (172 mi) E of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 22.1°C (72 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.223 kmItaly: Adriatic SeaRaspberryShake
2.223 kmItaly: Costa Garganica (Foggia)INGV


Seismic station: L'Aquila, Italy (AQU/MN network) | Distance from quake: 204 km / 127 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station L'Aquila, Italy: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.2, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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