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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 10.3 km west of Naples, Neapel, Campania, Italy, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:34 am (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 10.3 km west of Naples, Neapel, Campania, Italy, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:34 am (GMT +1) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 10.3 km west of Naples, Neapel, Campania, Italy, on Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:34 am (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 2 km depth

30 Nov 02:40 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 6 minutes.
30 Nov 03:16: Now using data updates from RaspberryShake
30 Nov 03:17: Now using data updates from INGV

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 30, 2022 02:34:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Nov 30, 2022 at 3:34 am (GMT +1)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.6
Depth2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude40.83133°N / 14.14883°E (Neapel, Campania, Italy)
Antipode40.831°S / 165.851°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt8 reports
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearest volcanoCampi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) SE of Cigliano (pop: 342) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
4 km (2 mi) SSW of Pianura (pop: 57,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
4 km (2 mi) WSW of Soccavo (pop: 45,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
4 km (3 mi) W of Fuorigrotta (pop: 71,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
5 km (3 mi) ESE of Pozzuoli (pop: 45,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
5 km (3 mi) S of Quarto (Naples) (pop: 37,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Naples (Campanie) (pop: 959,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
181 km (112 mi) SE of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 10.8°C (51 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 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
2.62 kmNear Pianura, Campania, ItalyINGV
2.62 kmSouthern ItalyRaspberryShake
2.62 kmSOUTHERN ITALYEMSC
2.62 kmItaly: Campi Flegrei AreaINGV-OV

Seismograms

Seismic station: Castrocucco, Italy (CUC/MN network) | Distance from quake: 169 km / 105 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Castrocucco, 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (8)

At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Pozzuoli, Naples, Campania (0.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s : It was moderate shaking. It woke both of us from sleeping. It was 1 large event followed closely by 2 smaller ones which were 3 to 5 seconds duration and several seconds apart  
Pozzuoli, NA, Italy (1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 30-60 s : In bed sleeping. I was awakened by movement and sound.  
Pozzuoli, Naples, Campania (2.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Pozzuoli (1.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Pozzuoli (1.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : House rumbled enough to wake me up.  
Posillipo, Naples, Campania (1.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s : In bed. Awoke from sleep  
Pozzuoli, NA 80078 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : Sharp vertical bump followed by shaking.  
In my house / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : There was actually three tremors within seconds of each other. House rattled and swayed each time.  

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