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Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 22 km northeast of Verona, Veneto, Italy, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:59 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 22 km northeast of Verona, Veneto, Italy, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:59 pm (GMT +2) Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 22 km northeast of Verona, Veneto, Italy, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:59 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Aug 20:01 UTC: First to report: SED after 2 minutes.
17 Aug 20:02: Magnitude recalculated from 2.1 to 2.2.
17 Aug 20:11: Now using data updates from INGV

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 17, 2022 19:59:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:59 pm (GMT +2)
Depth10.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude45.5817°N / 11.1593°E (Provincia di Verona, Veneto, Italy)
Antipode45.582°S / 168.841°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (0 mi) SSE of Santoli Stizzoli (pop: 19) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Valdagno (Provincia di Vicenza) (pop: 22,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Arzignano (pop: 21,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SW of Schio (Provincia di Vicenza) (pop: 33,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (13 mi) WNW of Montecchio Maggiore (pop: 20,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (13 mi) NE of Verona (pop: 219,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NNE of San Giovanni Lupatoto (pop: 20,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
425 km (264 mi) NNW of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 19.5°C (67 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 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.
2.110.4 kmItaly: 2 Km N Badia Calavena (VR)INGV
2.25.7 kmItaly: Lago Di Garda ISED
2.110 kmNorthern ItalyRaspberryShake
2.46 kmItaly: Valdagno / ItalienZAMG


Seismic station: Ofenpass-Fuorn, GR (FUORN/CH network) | Distance from quake: 135 km / 84 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Ofenpass-Fuorn, GR: 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 2.1, 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.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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