Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.1 on date 23-07-2019 and time 09:24:22 (Italy) in region 1 km SE Bronte (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.1 earthquake occured in region: 1 km SE Bronte (CT), on

  • 23-07-2019 07:24:22 (UTC)
  • 23-07-2019 09:24:22 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.78, 14.84 at 10 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
Bronte CT 1 19172 19172
Maletto CT 6 3920 23092
Maniace CT 10 3765 26857
Adrano CT 13 36122 62979
CesarĂ² ME 14 2439 65418
Randazzo CT 14 10900 76318
San Teodoro ME 15 1403 77721
Biancavilla CT 16 24007 101728
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 18 980 102708
Ragalna CT 19 3924 106632
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 19 7641 114273
Centuripe EN 20 5470 119743

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
34 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
37 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
76 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
78 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
79 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
89 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
95 Km NE of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
Shakemap
Felt maps
Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 ML 2.1 2019-07-23
07:24:22
37.78 14.85 10 2019-11-13
14:31:06
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 73254891
Rev 200 ML 1.7 2019-07-23
07:24:21
37.78 14.84 7 2019-07-23
08:37:00
Sala Operativa INGV-OE (Catania) 70818691
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-07-23 07:24:22 ± 0.11
Latitude 37.78 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.85 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 10 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 73254891

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 876
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 711
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 24
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 880
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 82
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 22
Number of defining phases 22
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.38
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.04497
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.64751
Number of stations at which the event was observed 14
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 14
Magnitudes information

ML:2.1

Field Value
Value 2.1
Uncertainty 0.4
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 73254891
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-10-14 16:50:53

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 70818691
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-07-23 08:37:00
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:34.79 0.3 undecidable manual P 164 0.6475 50 -0.06 68
IV.PETRA.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:34.38 0.3 undecidable manual P 276 0.5792 50 0.7 58
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:33.14 0.6 undecidable manual S 5 0.2635 50 0.45 45
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:32.08 0.6 undecidable manual S 253 0.2311 50 0.36 47
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:32.65 0.6 undecidable manual S 65 0.2401 50 0.66 42
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:30.86 0.6 undecidable manual S 322 0.1916 116 0.37 47
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2019-07-23T07:24:30.46 0.6 undecidable manual S 79 0.17 119 0.73 42
IV.AIO.HHE. 2019-07-23T07:24:29.83 0.1 undecidable manual P 58 0.3606 50 -0.11 96
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:29.32 0.3 undecidable manual P 322 0.3229 50 0.02 74
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:29.87 0.6 undecidable manual S 130 0.134 125 1.32 32
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:27.97 0.1 undecidable manual P 5 0.2635 50 -0.31 93
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:27.64 0.3 undecidable manual S 64 0.0917 135 0.32 72
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:27.61 0.1 positive manual P 253 0.2311 50 -0.11 98
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:27.36 0.1 undecidable manual P 65 0.2401 50 -0.52 89
IV.ESML.HHE. 2019-07-23T07:24:27.16 0.6 undecidable manual P 171 0.1637 120 0.7 42
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2019-07-23T07:24:26.50 0.1 undecidable manual P 79 0.17 119 -0.08 100
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:26.53 0.6 undecidable manual S 12 0.045 154 0.27 49
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:26.88 0.1 undecidable manual P 322 0.1916 116 -0.13 98
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:25.58 0.3 undecidable manual P 130 0.134 125 -0.31 72
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:24.87 0.1 positive manual P 64 0.0917 135 -0.31 97
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2019-07-23T07:24:24.91 0.1 undecidable manual P 150 0.1079 131 -0.53 91
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-07-23T07:24:24.16 0.1 positive manual P 12 0.045 154 -0.41 95
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:2.6 0.004455 0.16 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:27.72
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:2.6 0.00453 1.8 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:28.01
IV.EMCN.HNN. ML:2.2 0.00145 1.3 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:29.70
IV.ESLN.HHE. ML:2.1 0.00116 0.42 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:30.43
IV.ESLN.HHN. ML:2 0.000992 0.88 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:30.79
IV.EMCN.HNE. ML:2.4 0.00199 0.66 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:31.57
IV.MNO.SHE. ML:0 0.0005135 0.28 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:32.18
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2.3 0.001285 0.66 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:33.40
IV.MNO.SHN. ML:0 0.0005115 0.32 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:33.16
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:2 0.0005335 0.56 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:33.64
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:2 0.000437 1.58 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:35.03
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:1.3 7.785E-5 0.94 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:35.19
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1.4 9.05E-5 0.98 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:35.53
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2.3 0.00128 1.56 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:35.03
IV.PETRA.HHE. ML:1.4 4.6E-5 0.46 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:24:55.41
IV.PETRA.HHN. ML:1.4 4.44E-5 0.9 AML other m 2019-07-23T07:25:02.46
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