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Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 10 km west of Lucera, Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy, on Monday, Dec 5, 2022 at 2:54 am (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 10 km west of Lucera, Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy, on Monday, Dec 5, 2022 at 2:54 am (GMT +1) Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 10 km west of Lucera, Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy, on Monday, Dec 5, 2022 at 2:54 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 17 km depth

5 Dec 02:07 UTC: First to report: INGV after 12 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 5, 2022 01:54:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Dec 5, 2022 at 2:54 am (GMT +1)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.1
Depth17.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude41.5017°N / 15.2197°E (Provincia di Foggia, Apulia, Italy)
Antipode41.502°S / 164.78°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearest volcanoVesuvius (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) ENE of Carignano (pop: 29) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) W of Lucera (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 32,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Troia (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 6,610) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Torremaggiore (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 17,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SSW of San Severo (pop: 54,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) W of Foggia (pop: 137,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
144 km (90 mi) WNW of Bari (pop: 277,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
229 km (142 mi) E of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 10.5°C (51 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SW
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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.117 kmItaly: 8 Km E Volturino (FG)INGV
2.117 kmSOUTHERN ITALYEMSC
2.117 kmSouthern ItalyRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Castrocucco, Italy (CUC/MN network) | Distance from quake: 175 km / 109 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

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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