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Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 53 km northwest of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 10:12 am (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 53 km northwest of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 10:12 am (GMT +1) Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Tyrrhenian Sea, 53 km northwest of Vibo Valentia, Calabria, Italy, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 10:12 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 201 km depth

27 Sep 09:36 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 24 minutes.
27 Sep 09:37: Now using data updates from INGV

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 27, 2022 09:12:08 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 10:12 am (GMT +1)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.8
Depth201.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.9277°N / 15.577°E (Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy)
Antipode38.928°S / 164.423°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearest volcanoStromboli (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities32 km (20 mi) ENE of Stromboli (pop: 639) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) NW of Tropea (Provincia di Vibo Valentia) (pop: 6,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Amantea (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 8,920) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Vibo Valentia (pop: 19,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) NW of San Calogero (pop: 3,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) NW of Rosarno (pop: 12,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) SW of Paula (Provincia di Cosenza) (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
420 km (261 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Stromboli Island (pop: 400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
75 km (46 mi) NE of Lipari Island (pop: 12,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 22.5°C (73 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) | 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.8201 kmItaly: Tirreno Meridionale (MARE)INGV
2.8201 kmSicily, ItalyRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Celeste, Italy (CEL/MN network) | Distance from quake: 79 km / 49 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Celeste, 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 2.8, 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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