Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 36 km north of Messina, Sicilia, Italy, on Friday, 3 January 2020 at 11:10 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 36 km north of Messina, Sicilia, Italy, on Friday, 3 January 2020 at 11:10 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 145 km depth

3 Jan 11:26 UTC: Premier à signaler: INGV après 15 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Jan 2020 11:10:50 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.0
Profondeur: 144.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.5067°N / 15.4352°E (Italie)
Volcan le plus près: Stromboli (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km N de Villafranca Tirrena (Province of Messina) (pop: 8,120)
36 km NNE de Milazzo (Province of Messina) (pop: 31,800)
36 km NNW de Messina (pop: 219,900)
40 km WNW de Palmi (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 18,600)
47 km W de Rosarno (Provincia di Reggio Calabria) (pop: 12,800)
48 km NNW de Reggio Calabria (pop: 169,100)
188 km ENE de Palermo (pop: 648,300)
451 km SE de Rome (pop: 2,318,900)
Primary data source: INGV
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.0145 kmTirreno Meridionale (MARE) (Italy)INGV
M 4.1148 kmSicily, ItalyEMSC
M 4.1135 kmSicily, ItalyGFZ

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Reggio calabria / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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