Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.6 on date 15-10-2019 and time 10:59:22 (Italy) in region 3 km N Ricigliano (SA)

A magnitude ML 1.6 earthquake occured in region: 3 km N Ricigliano (SA), on

  • 15-10-2019 08:59:22 (UTC)
  • 15-10-2019 10:59:22 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.7, 15.49 at 11 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
Ricigliano SA 4 1144 1144
Balvano PZ 6 1830 2974
Muro Lucano PZ 6 5497 8471
Bella PZ 8 5171 13642
Baragiano PZ 9 2671 16313
San Gregorio Magno SA 9 4286 20599
Romagnano al Monte SA 9 368 20967
Castelgrande PZ 11 943 21910
Vietri di Potenza PZ 11 2832 24742
Salvitelle SA 12 560 25302
Buccino SA 13 5047 30349
Picerno PZ 14 5985 36334
San Fele PZ 14 3004 39338
Caggiano SA 15 2765 42103
Savoia di Lucania PZ 15 1127 43230
Ruoti PZ 16 3579 46809
Rapone PZ 17 990 47799
Auletta SA 17 2336 50135
Ruvo del Monte PZ 17 1083 51218
Colliano SA 17 3638 54856
Pescopagano PZ 17 1910 56766
Palomonte SA 18 3985 60751
Pertosa SA 18 690 61441
Sant'Angelo Le Fratte PZ 18 1429 62870
Laviano SA 19 1438 64308
Santomenna SA 19 443 64751
Sant'Andrea di Conza AV 19 1539 66290
Avigliano PZ 19 11577 77867
Valva SA 19 1643 79510
Castelnuovo di Conza SA 20 619 80129

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
27 Km W of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
44 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
62 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
64 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
66 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
72 Km SW of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
77 Km SE of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
82 Km E of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
85 Km S of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
85 Km E of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
89 Km SW of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
90 Km W of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
93 Km W of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
95 Km SW of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
96 Km E of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
97 Km E of Portici (55274 inhabitants)
98 Km E of Ercolano (53709 inhabitants)
98 Km E of Acerra (59573 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 1.6 2019-10-15
08:59:22
40.7 15.49 11 2020-02-28
16:41:56
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 73288861
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.6 2019-10-15
08:59:22
40.7 15.51 11 2019-10-15
09:13:23
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 73265401
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-10-15 08:59:22 ± 0.04
Latitude 40.70 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.49 ± 0.00
Depth (km) 11 ± 0 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 73288861

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 356
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 269
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 64
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 360
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 74
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 38
Number of defining phases 38
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.18
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.01349
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.62683
Number of stations at which the event was observed 29
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 29
Magnitudes information

ML:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 73288861
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-10-18 09:56:04

ML:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 73265401
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-10-15 09:13:23
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.SIRI.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:34.06 0.3 undecidable manual P 151 0.59 90 -0.28 65
IV.BULG.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:34.75 0.6 undecidable manual P 188 0.6268 90 -0.23 43
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:33.30 0.3 undecidable manual S 20 0.2716 91 -0.04 72
IV.MCRV.HHN. 2019-10-15T08:59:32.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 289 0.2608 91 -0.31 68
IX.SRN3.HNZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:32.00 0.3 undecidable manual S 187 0.2149 91 0.34 69
IV.CDRU.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:32.90 0.3 undecidable manual S 215 0.2545 91 0.08 72
IV.CMPR.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.13 0.1 undecidable manual P 201 0.4074 90 -0.1 93
IV.PALZ.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.18 0.6 undecidable manual P 55 0.429 90 -0.41 43
IX.SSB3.HNE. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.73 0.1 undecidable manual P 332 0.429 90 0.15 92
IX.MNT3.HHE.02 2019-10-15T08:59:31.30 0.3 undecidable manual P 291 0.3939 90 0.31 67
IV.SGTA.HNZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.69 0.6 undecidable manual P 347 0.4461 90 -0.2 45
IV.MTMR.EHE. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.79 0.6 undecidable manual P 301 0.4317 90 0.15 46
IV.PTRP.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 112 0.4658 90 -0.26 89
IV.MCEL.HHN. 2019-10-15T08:59:31.58 0.6 undecidable manual P 148 0.4416 90 -0.22 45
IV.ACER.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:30.12 0.3 undecidable manual P 75 0.3507 91 -0.13 70
IV.CAFE.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:30.93 0.6 undecidable manual P 329 0.3822 91 0.14 46
IX.SALI.HNE.01 2019-10-15T08:59:30.14 0.3 undecidable manual P 314 0.331 91 0.22 69
IV.SLCN.HNZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:29.91 0.1 undecidable manual P 161 0.3265 91 0.07 95
IX.LIO3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:29.53 0.6 undecidable manual P 310 0.3085 91 -0.01 48
IX.PGN3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:29.00 0.3 undecidable manual P 119 0.2626 91 0.26 69
IX.CSG3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:29.10 0.6 undecidable manual S 349 0.1214 104 0.21 48
IV.SNAL.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:29.49 0.3 undecidable manual P 316 0.3121 91 -0.11 71
IX.BEL3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:28.80 0.3 undecidable manual S 82 0.1088 111 0.25 71
IX.CLT3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:28.19 0.6 undecidable manual P 342 0.2149 91 0.26 47
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:28.76 0.1 undecidable manual P 20 0.2716 91 -0.14 95
IV.MCRV.HHN. 2019-10-15T08:59:28.39 0.3 undecidable manual P 289 0.2608 91 -0.32 68
IV.CDRU.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:28.24 0.1 undecidable manual P 215 0.2545 91 -0.36 90
IX.SRN3.HNZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:27.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 187 0.2149 91 0.02 98
IV.MRLC.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:27.50 0.3 undecidable manual S 356 0.0576 141 0.18 72
IX.STN3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:27.83 0.6 undecidable manual P 145 0.2068 92 0.04 49
IX.VDS3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:27.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 309 0.0657 136 0.11 73
IX.BEL3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:26.40 0.6 undecidable manual P 82 0.1088 111 0.26 47
IX.CSG3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:26.24 0.6 undecidable manual P 349 0.1214 104 -0.09 49
IX.SCL3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:26.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 108 0.0135 170 -0.08 76
IX.VDP3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:26.36 0.3 undecidable manual P 148 0.1106 110 0.19 72
IX.VDS3.HNZ.01 2019-10-15T08:59:25.32 0.6 undecidable manual P 309 0.0657 136 -0.2 49
IV.MRLC.HHZ. 2019-10-15T08:59:25.24 0.1 undecidable manual P 356 0.0576 141 -0.18 99
IX.SCL3.HHZ.02 2019-10-15T08:59:24.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 108 0.0135 170 -0.17 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.CDRU.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0002235 0.42 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:34.75
IV.CDRU.HHN. ML:1.3 0.0001045 0.18 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:35.53
IV.ACER.HNN. ML:1.9 0.000286 0.6 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:36.65
IV.ACER.HHN. ML:1.8 0.0002475 0.6 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:36.35
IV.ACER.HHE. ML:1.7 0.000195 0.44 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:36.49
IV.ACER.HNE. ML:1.8 0.0002505 0.48 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:36.72
IV.SNAL.HHE. ML:1.5 0.0001415 0.8 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:37.79
IV.SNAL.HHN. ML:1.6 0.00014845 0.24 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:37.67
IV.CAFE.HHN. ML:1.4 8.36E-5 0.6 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:39.50
IV.CAFE.HHE. ML:1.7 0.0001655 0.46 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:40.32
IV.CMPR.HHN. ML:1.4 7.645E-5 0.3 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:40.52
IV.CMPR.HHE. ML:1.3 5.61E-5 0.44 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:40.72
IV.SIRI.HHN. ML:1.5 5.565E-5 0.2 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:44.41
IV.SIRI.HHE. ML:1.4 4.325E-5 1.12 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:46.24
IV.BULG.HHN. ML:1.6 7.08E-5 0.78 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:52.59
IV.BULG.HHE. ML:1.6 7.005E-5 0.36 AML other m 2019-10-15T08:59:52.35
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