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Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.9 km east of Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, on Sunday, Jan 29, 2023 at 8:37 am (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.9 km east of Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, on Sunday, Jan 29, 2023 at 8:37 am (GMT +1) Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 7.9 km east of Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy, on Sunday, Jan 29, 2023 at 8:37 am (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 17 km depth

29 Jan 08:02 UTC: First to report: INGV after 25 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 29, 2023 07:37:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jan 29, 2023 at 8:37 am (GMT +1)
Depth17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude44.156°N / 12.3387°E (Province of Forlì-Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy)
Antipode44.156°S / 167.661°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceINGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Nearby towns and cities1 km (0 mi) SSW of Bagnarola (pop: 1,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Cesena (pop: 79,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Serravalle (San Marino) (pop: 9,260) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Acquaviva (San Marino) (pop: 1,530) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Domagnano (San Marino) (pop: 3,160) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Borgo Maggiore (San Marino) (pop: 6,420) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) NNW of San Marino (San Marino) (pop: 4,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
88 km (55 mi) ESE of Bologna (pop: 366,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
252 km (157 mi) N of Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 2.3°C (36 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 3 m/s (6 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.
2.617 kmItaly: 4 Km N Gambettola (FC)INGV
2.617 kmNorthern ItalyRaspberryShake
2.617 kmItaly: Cesena / ItalienZAMG


Seismic station: L'Aquila, Italy (AQU/MN network) | Distance from quake: 218 km / 136 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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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.6, 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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