Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 16 km northeast of Bronte, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 4:51 pm (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 16 km northeast of Bronte, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Monday, 1 Mar 2021 4:51 pm (GMT +1)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.0 at 35 km depth

1 Mar 16:13 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 22 minutes.
1 Mar 16:14: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: INGV
Date & time: 1 Mar 2021 15:51:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 1 mars 2021 16:51 (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 2
Profondeur: 35.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.862°N / 14.994°E (Province de Catane, Sicile, Italie)
Volcan le plus près: Etna (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km S de Montelaguardia (Sicily) (pop: 108) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
13 km O de Linguaglossa (Provincia di Catania, Sicily) (pop: 5,230) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
16 km ENE de Bronte (Provincia di Catania, Sicily) (pop: 18,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
17 km E de Maniace (Sicily) (pop: 3,540) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
23 km NO de Giarre (Provincia di Catania, Sicily) (pop: 24,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
24 km NO de Riposto (Catania, Sicily) (pop: 11,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km NNE de Adrano (Provincia di Catania, Sicily) (pop: 34,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km NNE de Biancavilla (Provincia di Catania, Sicily) (pop: 23,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
148 km E de Palerme (Sicily) (pop: 648,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
496 km SSE de Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 12.8°C (55 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
2.035 km5 Km E Randazzo (CT), ItalyINGV
2.035 kmSICILY, ITALYEMSC

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