5.9 magnitude earthquake 3 km from Norcia, Umbria, Italy

1979-09-19 21:35:37 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, September 19, 1979 21:35 PM
Your time: 1979-09-19T21:35:37Z
Magnitude Type: mb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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1979-09-19 21:35:37 UTC 5.9 magnitude, 16 km depth
Norcia, Umbria, Italy

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 21:35:37 UTC at 21:35
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.812, 13.061
3.2 km from Norcia (2.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 16 km

Aftershocks:
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1979-09-19 21:46:03 UTC 4.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Cascia, Umbria, Italy

4.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 21:46:03 UTC at 21:46
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.758, 12.989
5.2 km from Cascia (3.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

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1979-09-19 21:52:50 UTC 4.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Norcia, Umbria, Italy

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 21:52:50 UTC at 21:52
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.815, 13.016
7.2 km from Norcia (4.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

D
1979-09-19 22:00:08 UTC 3.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
San Giacomo, Umbria, Italy

3.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 22:00:08 UTC at 22:00
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.778, 12.72
3.2 km from San Giacomo (1.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

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1979-09-19 22:32:15 UTC 3.4 magnitude, 10 km depth
Norcia, Umbria, Italy

3.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 22:32:15 UTC at 22:32
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.792, 13.011
6.2 km from Norcia (4.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

F
1979-09-19 23:23:29 UTC 3.2 magnitude, 16 km depth
Cascia, Umbria, Italy

3.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-19 23:23:29 UTC at 23:23
September 19, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.738, 13.064
4.2 km from Cascia (2.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 16 km

G

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-21 00:52:43 UTC at 00:52
September 21, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.788, 12.975
5.2 km from Cerreto di Spoleto (3.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

H
1979-09-22 03:45:37 UTC 3.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Scheggino, Umbria, Italy

3.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-22 03:45:37 UTC at 03:45
September 22, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.709, 12.798
2.2 km from Scheggino (1.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

I
1979-09-22 15:25:34 UTC 3.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Norcia, Umbria, Italy

3.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-22 15:25:34 UTC at 15:25
September 22, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.791, 13.119
1.2 km from Norcia (1.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km

J

3.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-09-23 03:17:38 UTC at 03:17
September 23, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 42.837, 12.805
3.2 km from Campello sul Clitunno (1.2 miles)

Central Italy

Depth: 10 km