Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 6.3 km west of Giarre, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 14:55 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 6.3 km west of Giarre, Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 14:55 (GMT)

Séisme très faible magnitude 2.4 at 16 km depth

6 May 14:58 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 3 minutes.
6 May 15:12: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: INGV
Date & time: 6 May 2021 14:55:23 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.4
Profondeur: 16.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.731°N / 15.11°E (Province de Catane, Sicile, Italie)
Volcan le plus près: Etna (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km SSO de Fornazzo (pop: 161) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
6 km O de Giarre (Provincia di Catania) (pop: 24,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
14 km NNO de Acireale (pop: 49,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
17 km N de San Giovanni la Punta (pop: 22,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
18 km NNE de Mascalucia (Catania) (pop: 29,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km NE de Belpasso (Catania) (pop: 16,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km NNE de Gravina di Catania (pop: 26,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
20 km N de Aci Castello (pop: 17,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
162 km ESE de Palerme (pop: 648,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
513 km SSE de Rome (Latium) (pop: 2,318,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: INGV (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfondeurLieuSource
2.416 km1 Km NW Milo (CT), ItalyINGV
2.45 km2.4 SICILY, ITALYEMSC

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