Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 02-10-2019 and time 11:12:01 (Italy) in region 7 km W Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: 7 km W Milo (CT), on

  • 02-10-2019 09:12:01 (UTC)
  • 02-10-2019 11:12:01 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.74, 15.04 at 0 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
Milo CT 7 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 8 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 9 1582 12186
Santa Venerina CT 11 8592 20778
Giarre CT 13 27659 48437
Pedara CT 14 14102 62539
Mascali CT 14 14282 76821
Nicolosi CT 14 7463 84284
Trecastagni CT 14 10910 95194
Piedimonte Etneo CT 14 3963 99157
Linguaglossa CT 15 5403 104560
Riposto CT 15 14838 119398
Ragalna CT 15 3924 123322
Viagrande CT 15 8563 131885
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 16 9623 141508
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 17 17984 159492
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 17 3524 163016
Randazzo CT 17 10900 173916
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 17 3215 177131
Belpasso CT 18 28108 205239
Moio Alcantara ME 18 717 205956
Maletto CT 18 3920 209876
Aci Catena CT 18 29851 239727
Acireale CT 18 52622 292349
Biancavilla CT 19 24007 316356
Tremestieri Etneo CT 19 20589 336945
Bronte CT 19 19172 356117
Mascalucia CT 19 31958 388075
San Pietro Clarenza CT 19 7743 395818
San Giovanni la Punta CT 19 23060 418878
Calatabiano CT 19 5308 424186
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 19 7641 431827
Camporotondo Etneo CT 20 5023 436850
Valverde CT 20 7840 444690
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 20 3945 448635
Malvagna ME 20 733 449368

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
18 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
27 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
67 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
68 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
79 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
90 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
95 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
99 Km NE 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 2.0 2019-10-02
09:12:01
37.74 15.04 0 2020-02-28
16:41:57
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 73375781
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-10-02 09:12:01 ± 0.18
Latitude 37.74 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.04 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 0 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 73375781

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1020
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 550
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 120
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1020
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 191
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 20
Number of defining phases 19
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
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.47394
Number of stations at which the event was observed 14
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitude information

ML:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 73375781
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-10-22 07:57:25
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:13.71 1.0 undecidable manual S 305 0.3301 90 -0.38 22
IV.MPNC.HHN. 2019-10-02T09:12:12.43 1.0 undecidable manual P 31 0.4739 90 0.51 21
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:09.09 0.3 undecidable manual P 305 0.3301 90 0.37 66
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:08.10 0.6 undecidable manual S 300 0.1646 91 0.38 45
IV.MUCR.HHE. 2019-10-02T09:12:08.48 0.6 undecidable manual P 337 0.3274 90 -0.18 46
IV.AIO.HHE. 2019-10-02T09:12:08.10 0.3 undecidable manual P 34 0.2752 90 0.59 63
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:08.16 1.0 undecidable manual P 15 0.2959 90 0.2 23
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:07.87 3.0 undecidable manual P 0
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2019-10-02T09:12:06.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 240 0.1133 91 0.94 56
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:05.46 0.6 undecidable manual P 225 0.1763 90 0.15 48
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:05.06 0.6 undecidable manual P 25 0.1538 91 0.25 47
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:05.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 318 0.1052 91 0.18 72
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:04.79 0.6 positive manual P 300 0.1646 91 -0.25 47
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:03.00 0.3 undecidable manual S 356 0.0486 92 -0.27 71
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:03.24 0.3 undecidable manual P 318 0.1052 91 -0.48 67
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:03.80 0.3 undecidable manual S 226 0.0701 91 -0.28 71
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2019-10-02T09:12:03.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 240 0.1133 91 -0.2 48
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:02.16 0.1 positive manual P 356 0.0486 92 -0.31 94
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2019-10-02T09:12:02.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 12 0.0701 91 0 100
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-10-02T09:12:02.32 0.3 undecidable manual P 226 0.0701 91 -0.62 64
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EMCN.HNN. ML:0 0.0023575195 0.16 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:03.74
IV.EMCN.HNE. ML:0 0.00266604 0.1472 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:04.24
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:0 0.002751849 0.4992 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:06.38
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:0 0.0027595695 0.224 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:08.04
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:0 0.0011826685 0.4352 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:10.91
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:0 0.00056770375 0.4352 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:14.34
IV.ESML.HHN. ML:0 0.00043870395 0.5184 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:16.12
IV.ESML.HHE. ML:0 0.0004511648 0.416 AML other m 2019-10-02T09:12:15.76
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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