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Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 210 km southeast of Reggio Calabria, Italy, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:55 am (GMT +1) -

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Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 210 km southeast of Reggio Calabria, Italy, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:55 am (GMT +1) Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 210 km southeast of Reggio Calabria, Italy, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:55 am (GMT +1)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Jan 08:01 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
25 Jan 08:06: Epicenter location corrected by 2.9 km (1.8 mi) towards SE.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2023 07:55:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 8:55 am (GMT +1)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.7843°N / 17.3484°E (Ionian Sea, Italy)
Antipode36.784°S / 162.652°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoEtna (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities171 km (106 mi) SE of Galati (pop: 259) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
177 km (110 mi) SE of Africo Nuovo (pop: 3,210) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
180 km (112 mi) SE of Bova Marina (pop: 3,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
190 km (118 mi) SE of Melito di Porto Salvo (pop: 9,660) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
193 km (120 mi) SE of Bagaladi (pop: 931) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
201 km (125 mi) SE of Cambareri (pop: 78) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
206 km (128 mi) SE of Pavigliana (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
704 km (437 mi) SE of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 13.6°C (57 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NNE
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.510 kmItaly: 315 Km WSW From LixouriNOA


Seismic station: Castrocucco, Italy (CUC/MN network) | Distance from quake: 381 km / 237 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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