Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.5 on date 01-09-2019 and time 05:17:17 (Italy) in region 5 km NW Potenza (PZ)

A magnitude ML 1.5 earthquake occured in region: 5 km NW Potenza (PZ), on

  • 01-09-2019 03:17:17 (UTC)
  • 01-09-2019 05:17:17 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.67, 15.76 at 18 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
Potenza PZ 5 67122 67122
Avigliano PZ 8 11577 78699
Ruoti PZ 9 3579 82278
Pignola PZ 11 6962 89240
Picerno PZ 11 5985 95225
Tito PZ 12 7332 102557
Vaglio Basilicata PZ 14 2047 104604
Pietragalla PZ 14 4160 108764
Baragiano PZ 14 2671 111435
Cancellara PZ 16 1309 112744
Brindisi Montagna PZ 16 908 113652
Filiano PZ 17 2926 116578
Satriano di Lucania PZ 17 2374 118952
Abriola PZ 18 1531 120483

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
5 Km NW of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
66 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
68 Km S of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
69 Km W of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
71 Km W of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
77 Km SW of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
84 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
85 Km SW of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
86 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
87 Km SW of Trani (56217 inhabitants)
89 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
89 Km SW of Bisceglie (55422 inhabitants)
90 Km S of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
93 Km SW of Molfetta (59874 inhabitants)
93 Km SW of Bitonto (55540 inhabitants)
97 Km SE of Benevento (60091 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
Bulletin
Rev1000
ML 1.5 2019-09-01
03:17:17
40.67 15.76 18 2020-02-28
16:41:48
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 72081591
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.5 2019-09-01
03:17:17
40.67 15.76 14 2019-09-01
03:25:10
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 71996331
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-09-01 03:17:17 ± 0.11
Latitude 40.67 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.76 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 18 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 72081591

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 633
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 268
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 95
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 630
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 40
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 40
Number of defining phases 40
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.33
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.04047
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 1.05041
Number of stations at which the event was observed 28
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 28
Magnitudes information

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 38
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 72081591
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-11-24 17:01:54

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 38
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 71996331
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-09-01 03:25:10
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.MSAG.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:37.37 0.3 undecidable manual P 6 1.0504 94 0.79 51
IV.NOCI.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:36.55 0.6 undecidable manual P 83 0.9946 94 0.92 32
IV.MIGL.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:35.98 0.6 undecidable manual S 97 0.5198 99 0.84 37
IV.SIRI.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:34.43 0.3 undecidable manual S 170 0.491 99 0.11 70
IV.AMUR.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:30.44 0.3 undecidable manual P 69 0.6817 96 0.15 67
IV.BULG.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:29.57 0.3 undecidable manual P 207 0.6565 96 -0.31 65
IV.SLCN.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:29.11 0.6 undecidable manual S 199 0.2932 108 0.5 45
IV.MCEL.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:29.58 0.3 undecidable manual S 175 0.3435 105 -0.45 67
IV.PALZ.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:28.59 0.3 undecidable manual S 28 0.3148 106 -0.63 65
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:28.81 0.6 undecidable manual S 339 0.3076 107 -0.2 48
IV.MRLC.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:27.07 0.6 undecidable manual S 293 0.2248 115 0.36 47
IV.CAFE.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:27.74 0.3 undecidable manual P 312 0.536 98 -0.08 70
IV.MIGL.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:27.27 0.3 undecidable manual P 97 0.5198 99 -0.27 68
IV.CAPA.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:27.06 0.3 undecidable manual P 5 0.4928 99 -0.03 72
IV.MGR.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:27.44 0.3 undecidable manual P 197 0.5522 98 -0.66 59
IV.MCRV.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:26.30 0.3 undecidable manual P 285 0.4632 100 -0.3 67
IV.SIRI.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:26.64 0.3 undecidable manual P 170 0.491 99 -0.43 66
IV.ACER.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:26.04 0.6 undecidable manual S 49 0.1826 122 0.44 46
IV.SNAL.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:26.97 0.3 undecidable manual P 302 0.491 99 -0.09 70
IX.VGG3.HNZ.01 2019-09-01T03:17:25.31 0.6 undecidable manual P 162 0.3471 104 0.65 42
IX.STN3.HNZ.02 2019-09-01T03:17:25.63 0.3 undecidable manual S 211 0.1601 126 0.56 68
IV.MCEL.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:24.37 0.3 undecidable manual P 175 0.3435 105 -0.22 71
IX.RDM3.HHN.02 2019-09-01T03:17:24.08 0.3 undecidable manual P 321 0.2689 110 0.71 63
IX.BEL3.HNE.01 2019-09-01T03:17:24.34 0.3 undecidable manual S 297 0.1061 141 0.45 71
IV.PALZ.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:23.83 0.1 positive manual P 28 0.3148 106 -0.29 94
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:23.75 0.1 undecidable manual P 339 0.3076 107 -0.25 94
IV.PTRP.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:23.75 0.1 negative manual P 122 0.2707 110 0.35 93
IX.VDS3.HNN.01 2019-09-01T03:17:23.14 0.6 undecidable manual P 286 0.2635 111 -0.15 48
IV.SLCN.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:23.56 0.1 undecidable manual P 199 0.2932 108 -0.21 95
IX.AVG3.HNE.01 2019-09-01T03:17:23.96 0.3 undecidable manual S 344 0.0989 143 0.2 74
IX.VDP3.HNE.01 2019-09-01T03:17:22.17 0.6 undecidable manual P 247 0.1565 127 0.5 46
IV.PZUN.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:22.53 0.6 undecidable manual S 121 0.0405 163 -0.44 48
IX.SCL3.HNE.02 2019-09-01T03:17:22.71 0.3 undecidable manual P 278 0.1916 120 0.54 68
IV.CAGG.EHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:22.62 0.3 undecidable manual P 240 0.2185 116 0.04 76
IV.MRLC.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:22.76 0.1 undecidable manual P 293 0.2248 115 0.09 100
IV.ACER.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:21.92 0.1 positive manual P 49 0.1826 122 -0.12 100
IX.STN3.HNZ.02 2019-09-01T03:17:21.54 0.1 undecidable manual P 211 0.1601 126 -0.19 98
IX.BEL3.HNE.01 2019-09-01T03:17:20.63 0.3 undecidable manual P 297 0.1061 141 -0.42 71
IX.AVG3.HNE.01 2019-09-01T03:17:20.81 0.6 undecidable manual P 344 0.0989 143 -0.16 50
IV.PZUN.HHZ. 2019-09-01T03:17:19.96 0.3 undecidable manual P 121 0.0405 163 -0.56 69
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.PZUN.HHN. ML:1.8 0.0006685 0.3 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:23.12
IV.PZUN.HHE. ML:2 0.0010275 0.26 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:23.25
IV.PZUN.HNE. ML:2 0.001067 0.26 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:23.25
IV.PZUN.HNN. ML:1.8 0.0006335 0.56 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:24.49
IV.ACER.HHE. ML:1.4 0.0001525 0.2 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:26.30
IV.ACER.HHN. ML:1.6 0.000267 0.2 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:26.60
IV.SLCN.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0002725 0.62 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:29.61
IX.STN3.HHN.02 ML:3.3 0.0132 1.18 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:29.09
IV.SLCN.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0001515 0.76 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.41
IX.STN3.HHE.02 ML:3.3 0.01365 0.54 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.10
IV.VULT.HHE. ML:1.5 0.0001205 1.38 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.98
IV.MCEL.HHE. ML:1.6 0.000143 0.46 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.28
IV.MCEL.HNE. ML:1.6 0.0001375 0.48 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.52
IV.MCEL.HNN. ML:1.4 9.225E-5 0.84 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:30.56
IV.MCEL.HHN. ML:1.5 0.00010225 1.58 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:31.98
IV.MRLC.HHN. ML:1.2 8.36E-5 1.14 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:31.24
IV.MRLC.HHE. ML:1.2 7.47E-5 0.7 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:33.28
IV.PTRP.HHE. ML:1.2 6.755E-5 1.34 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:35.86
IV.PTRP.HHN. ML:1.2 6.67E-5 0.54 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:35.15
IV.VULT.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0001655 0.3 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:35.53
IV.SIRI.HHE. ML:1.6 7.81E-5 0.5 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:36.06
IV.SIRI.HNE. ML:1.5 7.58E-5 0.48 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:36.07
IV.MGR.HHN. ML:1.4 4.445E-5 0.94 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:36.88
IV.PALZ.HHE. ML:1.4 8.625E-5 0.84 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:36.16
IV.MIGL.HHN. ML:2.2 0.0003135 0.22 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:36.88
IV.SIRI.HHN. ML:1.6 7.89E-5 0.92 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:37.35
IV.SIRI.HNN. ML:1.6 8.06E-5 0.9 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:37.36
IV.MCRV.HHE. ML:1.2 3.44E-5 0.9 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:37.04
IV.MCRV.HHN. ML:1.3 4.955E-5 0.36 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:37.96
IV.PALZ.HHN. ML:1.3 8.03E-5 0.74 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:37.46
IV.SNAL.HHE. ML:1.2 3.395E-5 0.64 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:38.96
IV.AMUR.HHN. ML:1.4 3.53E-5 0.58 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:42.58
IV.MIGL.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0001255 0.96 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:42.62
IV.MGR.HHE. ML:1.1 2.45E-5 0.26 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:42.78
GE.MATE.HHN. ML:1.6 5.75E-5 1.76 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:42.03
IV.AMUR.HHE. ML:1.4 3.42E-5 0.18 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:43.18
GE.MATE.HHE. ML:1.7 6.495E-5 0.44 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:44.32
IV.SNAL.HHN. ML:1.1 3.155E-5 0.74 AML other m 2019-09-01T03:17:46.37
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