Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 14 km northwest of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 6:51 pm (GMT +2) -
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 18 km depth
30 Jun 17:02 UTC: First to report: INGV after 11 minutes.
|Date & time||Jun 30, 2022 16:51:37 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 6:51 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||37.162°N / 15.1692°E (Syracuse, Sicily, Italy)|
|Antipode||37.162°S / 164.831°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)|
|Nearest volcano||Etna (68 km / 42 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||0 km (0 mi) E of Contrada Talà (pop: 41) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
1 km (1 mi) WNW of Priolo Gargallo (Syracuse) (pop: 11,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (6 mi) N of Floridia (Provincia di Siracusa, Sicilia) (pop: 22,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Augusta (Syracuse) (pop: 30,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) NW of Syracuse (pop: 97,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SE of Lentini (pop: 24,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
194 km (121 mi) ESE of Palerm (pop: 648,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
573 km (356 mi) SSE of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 29°C (84 F), humidity: 58%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SSE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||18 km||Italy: 2 Km W Priolo Gargallo (SR)||INGV|
|2.3||18 km||SICILY, ITALY||EMSC|
|2.3||18 km||Sicily, Italy||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.