Earthquake with magnitude of ML 0.9 on date 26-02-2019 and time 05:18:04 (Italy) in region 5 km SE Moliterno (PZ)

A magnitude ML 0.9 earthquake occured in region: 5 km SE Moliterno (PZ), on

  • 26-02-2019 04:18:04 (UTC)
  • 26-02-2019 05:18:04 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.208, 15.896 at 11 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

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The values of hypocentral coordinates and magnitude may be revised at a later time as more information becomes available.

Municipalities within 20 km from the epicenter

Distances are determinated based on the geographic coordintes of the (Istat).
Municipality Region Dist Inh Cum Inh
Moliterno PZ 5 4062 4062
Sarconi PZ 5 1404 5466
Grumento Nova PZ 8 1700 7166
Spinoso PZ 9 1462 8628
Castelsaraceno PZ 10 1384 10012
Montemurro PZ 13 1235 11247
San Martino d'Agri PZ 14 801 12048
Lagonegro PZ 15 5584 17632
Viggiano PZ 15 3329 20961
San Chirico Raparo PZ 16 1084 22045
Tramutola PZ 16 3089 25134
Latronico PZ 16 4556 29690
Nemoli PZ 18 1495 31185
Casalbuono SA 18 1194 32379
Carbone PZ 18 638 33017
Montesano sulla Marcellana SA 18 6704 39721
Armento PZ 18 631 40352
Lauria PZ 18 12919 53271
Rivello PZ 19 2767 56038
Marsicovetere PZ 20 5546 61584

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
49 Km S of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
79 Km SW of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
89 Km SW of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
89 Km SE of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
Recent and historical seismicity
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Bulletin
Rev1000
ML 0.9 2019-02-26
04:18:04
40.2078 15.8957 11 2019-08-22
08:25:03
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 69733671
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 0.9 2019-02-26
04:18:04
40.2087 15.8853 8 2019-02-26
04:26:42
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 65971981
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-02-26 04:18:04 ± 0.09
Latitude 40.2078 ± 0.0054
Longitude 15.8957 ± 0.0082
Depth (km) 11 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 69733671

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 580
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 570
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 77
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 580
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 125
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 19
Number of defining phases 11
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.24
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.47754
Number of stations at which the event was observed 14
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 6
Magnitudes information

ML:0.9

Field Value
Value 0.9
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 69733671
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-06-20 10:02:36

ML:0.9

Field Value
Value 0.9
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 65971981
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-02-26 04:26:42
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.AGLI.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:17.96 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 9.75 0
IV.SAMA.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:15.02 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -0.12 0
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:14.82 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -0.43 0
IV.MCIV.CHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:08.00 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 18.790001 0
IV.MFNL.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:02.75 3.0 negative manual Pg 15.21 0
IV.FOSV.EHZ. 2019-02-26T04:19:02.41 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 18.049999 0
IV.PAOL.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:40.77 3.0 undecidable manual S 0.54 0
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:35.30 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 1.03 0
IV.SLCN.HNZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:15.79 0.6 undecidable manual S 312 0.2707 50 0.57 45
IV.MGR.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:14.93 0.3 undecidable manual S 255 0.2707 50 -0.28 69
MN.CUC.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:14.17 0.3 undecidable manual S 196 0.2221 50 0.38 69
IV.SALB.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:14.25 0.3 undecidable manual P 134 0.4775 50 -0.05 68
IV.SCHR.EHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:11.04 0.3 undecidable manual S 94 0.1376 125 -0.15 74
MN.CUC.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:10.24 0.3 undecidable manual P 196 0.2221 50 0.3 71
IV.MCEL.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:10.94 0.6 undecidable manual S 329 0.1367 125 -0.22 50
IV.MGR.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:10.62 0.1 undecidable manual P 255 0.2707 50 -0.14 96
IV.SLCN.HNZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:10.77 0.1 undecidable manual P 312 0.2707 50 0 97
IV.MCEL.HHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:08.44 0.1 undecidable manual P 329 0.1367 125 0.02 99
IV.SCHR.EHZ. 2019-02-26T04:18:08.51 0.1 undecidable manual P 94 0.1376 125 0.07 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.SCHR.EHN. ML:0.9 7.0E-5 0.1 AML other m 2019-02-26T04:18:11.15
IV.SCHR.EHE. ML:1 8.915E-5 0.62 AML other m 2019-02-26T04:18:11.13
IV.SAMA.HHE. ML:3.5 0.000337 1.04 AML other m 2019-02-26T04:19:39.98
IV.SAMA.HHN. ML:3.6 0.0003705 1.42 AML other m 2019-02-26T04:19:39.93
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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