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Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 36 km north of Sannicandro Garganico, Italy, on Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 5:41 pm (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 36 km north of Sannicandro Garganico, Italy, on Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 5:41 pm (GMT +1) Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Adriatic Sea, 36 km north of Sannicandro Garganico, Italy, on Thursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 5:41 pm (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 19 km depth

26 Jan 16:48 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
26 Jan 17:03: Now using data updates from INGV

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 26, 2023 16:41:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jan 26, 2023 at 5:41 pm (GMT +1)
Depth19.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude42.1603°N / 15.647°E (Adriatic Sea, Italy)
Antipode42.16°S / 164.353°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearest volcanoVesuvius (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities12 km (8 mi) ENE of San Nicola di Tremiti (pop: 131) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) N of Sannicandro Garganico (Provincia di Foggia) (pop: 15,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) N of San Giovanni Rotondo (pop: 26,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (35 mi) ENE of Termoli (pop: 31,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (36 mi) NNE of San Severo (pop: 54,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Manfredonia (pop: 52,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) N of Foggia (pop: 137,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
261 km (162 mi) E of Rome (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 11.9°C (53 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 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.
3.019 kmItaly: Costa Garganica (Foggia)INGV
3.310 kmItaly: 285 Km WNW From OthonoiNOA
3.019 kmItaly: Adriatic SeaRaspberryShake
3.019 kmItaly: Rodi Garganico / AdriaZAMG


Seismic station: L'Aquila, Italy (AQU/MN network) | Distance from quake: 186 km / 115 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station L'Aquila, 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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Rodi garganico / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Leggero movimento è rumore (reported through our app)  

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