Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 08-05-2019 and time 03:18:55 (UTC) in region 3 km NE Gangi (PA)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: 3 km NE Gangi (PA), on

  • 08-05-2019 03:18:55 (UTC)
  • 08-05-2019 05:18:55 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.83, 14.22 at 8 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

Search earthquakes: Any within 30 km radius

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
Gangi PA 3 6811 6811
Geraci Siculo PA 7 1945 8756
San Mauro Castelverde PA 10 1701 10457
Petralia Soprana PA 10 3360 13817
Castel di Lucio ME 11 1294 15111
Petralia Sottana PA 11 2821 17932
Bompietro PA 14 1401 19333
Sperlinga EN 14 805 20138
Blufi PA 15 1029 21167
Castellana Sicula PA 16 3411 24578
Castelbuono PA 17 8943 33521
Pettineo ME 17 1350 34871
Mistretta ME 17 4791 39662
Alimena PA 18 2032 41694
Tusa ME 18 2925 44619
Nicosia EN 18 13899 58518
Motta d'Affermo ME 19 739 59257
Polizzi Generosa PA 19 3407 62664
Pollina PA 20 2974 65638
Reitano ME 20 806 66444

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
40 Km NE of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
68 Km E of Bagheria (55387 inhabitants)
80 Km NE of Agrigento (59770 inhabitants)
82 Km E of Palermo (674435 inhabitants)
85 Km W of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
85 Km N of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
87 Km W of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
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Felt maps
Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 ML 2.0 2019-05-08
03:18:55
37.83 14.22 8 2019-11-13
14:30:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 69589351
Rev 100 ML 1.9 2019-05-08
03:18:53
37.74 14.19 8 2019-05-08
03:31:22
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 68347751
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-05-08 03:18:55 ± 0.18
Latitude 37.83 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.22 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 8 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 69589351

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1372
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1059
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 276
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1370
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 59
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 23
Number of defining phases 19
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.53
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.81209
Number of stations at which the event was observed 17
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitudes information

ML:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 10
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 69589351
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-09-19 11:32:11

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 12
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 68347751
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-05-08 03:31:22
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.RMP.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:20:44.14 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -4.09 0
IV.LAV9.HNZ. 2019-05-08T03:20:08.10 3.0 negative manual P 1 0
IV.LPDG.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:20:07.44 3.0 undecidable manual Sn 0.77 0
IV.IOCA.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:46.66 3.0 negative manual P 3.69 0
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:15.28 0.6 undecidable manual S 67 0.5594 50 0.1 48
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:11.56 0.3 undecidable manual P 47 0.8121 50 0.39 64
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:10.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 75 0.3903 50 0.55 67
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:09.48 0.3 undecidable manual P 9 0.7132 50 0.01 71
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:09.76 0.6 undecidable manual S 55 0.3588 50 0.52 45
IV.CMDO.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:07.14 0.3 undecidable manual P 221 0.4793 50 1.66 38
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:07.74 0.1 undecidable manual P 169 0.6151 50 -0.06 95
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:06.34 0.3 undecidable manual P 67 0.5594 50 -0.51 66
IV.RESU.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:05.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 215 0.2212 108 1.17 53
IV.GIB.HHE. 2019-05-08T03:19:04.96 0.6 undecidable manual S 317 0.2221 108 0.5 47
IV.CPTP.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:04.63 1.0 undecidable manual P 186 0.4227 50 0.13 24
IV.PLLN.EHE. 2019-05-08T03:19:03.34 0.3 undecidable manual S 340 0.1754 112 0.58 69
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:03.63 0.3 undecidable manual P 75 0.3903 50 -0.31 71
IV.CAGR.HHE. 2019-05-08T03:19:02.53 0.1 undecidable manual P 133 0.3031 103 0.14 100
IV.ALJA.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:02.96 0.3 undecidable manual P 258 0.375 50 -0.73 62
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:19:02.62 0.3 undecidable manual P 55 0.3588 50 -0.8 61
IV.GIB.HHE. 2019-05-08T03:19:00.23 0.3 undecidable manual P 317 0.2221 108 -0.43 72
IV.RESU.HHZ. 2019-05-08T03:18:59.49 0.1 undecidable manual P 215 0.2212 108 -1.15 71
IV.PLLN.EHE. 2019-05-08T03:18:59.41 0.1 undecidable manual P 340 0.1754 112 -0.27 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.RESU.HHE. ML:0 0.0005265 0.36 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:08.09
IV.RESU.HHN. ML:0 0.000662 0.38 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:08.59
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:1.8 0.000233 0.76 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:10.47
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1.5 0.0001012 0.42 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:10.67
IV.MNO.SHN. ML:0 0.0003385 1.24 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:12.36
IV.MNO.SHE. ML:0 0.0003235 1.12 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:17.26
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:2 0.0002015 0.34 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:20.99
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.8 0.000126 0.34 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:21.24
IV.IACL.HHN. ML:2.1 0.000164 0.5 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:24.41
IV.IACL.HHE. ML:2.2 0.000205 0.5 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:24.57
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:2.3 0.0002235 1.56 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:30.13
IV.IVPL.HHE. ML:2.2 0.000177 0.82 AML other m 2019-05-08T03:19:37.89
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