Slight earthquake today M2.5 in Sicily in Librizzi (Messina) at 07:55 on 9/1/2023

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Earthquake today


A slight earthquake of magnitude 2.5 was recorded today in the Librizzi area in the province of Messina in the Sicily region at 07:55

We see below the detail of the earthquake shock.



Seismic event and magnitude

The earthquake shock was registered today in the Region Sicily and affected the area of Books in the province of Messina.

The seismic event was recorded by the seismographs of the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology today Monday 9 January at 07:55 with magnitude 2.5 on the Richter scale.

Hypocenter of the earthquake

According to what is learned from the INGV website, the earthquake had a depth (hypocenter) of 8 Km.

Epicenter of the earthquake

The epicenter of the earthquake was identified at the coordinates 38.0900, 14.9350 to 2 km to west of Librizzi (ME), less than ten kilometers from the municipalities of Raccuja, Montagnareale, San Piero Patti, Sant’Angelo di Brolo, Patti, Ucria, Sinagra, Ficarra, Gioiosa Marea Montalbano Elicona, Piraino.

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No damage to people or things has been reported.

Other recent aftershocks in the same area

none recently

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The article is in Italian

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