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Largest earthquakes in or near Capo, Sicily, Italy, on record since 1900 - list, stats and map

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Quakes since 1900:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 7
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 6 and 7
  • 23 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 223 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
Since 1900, Capo has had 1 quake of magnitude 7.0, 2 quakes between 6.0 and 7.0, 23 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, and 223 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 4.2 | Ionian Sea, 42 km NE of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy -

Strongest quake: Mag. 7.0 | 4.8 km NW of Roccalumera, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy -

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Showing quakes since 1900, magnitude 4 or higher (249 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Apr 15, 2022 3:34 am (GMT +2) (Apr 15, 2022 01:34 GMT)
4.2

33 km
74 km (46 mi)Ionian Sea, 42 km northeast of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy 71 reportsMoreMap
Mar 29, 2022 3:48 am (GMT +2) (Mar 29, 2022 01:48 GMT)
4.0

421 km
47 km (29 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 110 km northeast of Palerm, Sicily, Italy MoreMap
Mar 4, 2022 10:17 pm (GMT +1) (Mar 4, 2022 21:17 GMT)
4.1

165 km
40 km (25 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 48 km north of Messine, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy 2 reportsMoreMap
Dec 23, 2021 10:33 pm (GMT +1) (Dec 23, 2021 21:33 GMT)
4.3

10.7 km
31 km (19 mi)13 km west of Catania, Sicily, Italy 165 reportsMoreMap
Nov 28, 2021 3:52 am (GMT +1) (Nov 28, 2021 02:52 GMT)
4.2

5.2 km
63 km (39 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 91 km northeast of Bagheria, Provincia de Palermo, Sicily, Italy MoreMap
Aug 31, 2021 6:14 am (GMT +2) (Aug 31, 2021 04:14 GMT)
4.3

6 km
93 km (58 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 49 km east of Palerm, Sicily, Italy 80 reportsMoreMap
Aug 19, 2021 6:30 am (GMT +1) (Aug 19, 2021 05:30 GMT)
4.5

200 km
45 km (28 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 57 km west of Lamezia Terme, Italy MoreMap
Dec 22, 2020 9:27 pm (GMT +1) (Dec 22, 2020 20:27 GMT)
4.4

30 km
107 km (66 mi)6.4 km northwest of Scoglitti, Province of Ragusa, Sicily, Italy 386 reportsMoreMap
24 Oct 10:48 pm (GMT +2) (Oct 24, 2020 20:48 GMT)
4.5

20 km
81 km (50 mi)74 km northeast of Palermo, Sicilia, Italy MoreMap
Jan 3, 2020 11:10 GMT
4.0

145 km
37 km (23 mi)36 km north of Messina, Sicilia, Italy 1 reportMoreMap
Oct 14, 2019 20:42 GMT
4.3

271 km
43 km (27 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 91 km northwest of Milazzo, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy 1 reportMoreMap
Sep 9, 2019 02:57 GMT
4.0

255 km
70 km (43 mi)Tyrrhenian Sea, 72 km west of Cosenza, Calabria, Italy 1 reportMoreMap
Jan 8, 2019 23:50 GMT
4.1

2 km
7 km (4.3 mi)9 km southwest of Linguaglossa, Catania, Sicily, Italy 5 reportsMoreMap
Dec 26, 2018 02:19 GMT
4.8

10 km
35 km (22 mi)Ionian Sea, 15 km east of Catania, Sicily, Italy 167 reportsMoreMap
Dec 24, 2018 19:26 GMT
4.0

2 km
8 km (5 mi)9.6 km northeast of Biancavilla, Catania, Sicily, Italy 1 reportMoreMap
Dec 24, 2018 16:50 GMT
4.5

10 km
37 km (23 mi)Ionian Sea, 15 km southeast of Acireale, Catania, Sicily, Italy 38 reportsMoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.6 x 1015 joules (730 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6.3 x 105 tons of TNT or 39.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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Capo Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Capo?

The last earthquake in Capo occurred 5 weeks ago: Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 42 km northeast of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy, on Friday, Apr 15, 2022 at 3:34 am (GMT +2).

How many quakes were there in Capo since 1900?

Since 1900, Capo, Sicily, Italy had 249 quakes up to magnitude 7.0.

What was the strongest quake in Capo since 1900?

The strongest earthquake in Capo since 1900 occurred 113 years ago: Major magnitude 7.0 earthquake - 4.8 km northwest of Roccalumera, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy, on Monday, December 28, 1908 at 04:20 GMT.

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