Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.7 on date 13-12-2019 and time 23:29:14 (Italy) in region 2 km NE Furnari (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.7 earthquake occured in region: 2 km NE Furnari (ME), on

  • 13-12-2019 22:29:14 (UTC)
  • 13-12-2019 23:29:14 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.12, 15.14 at 11 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
Furnari ME 2 3784 3784
Terme Vigliatore ME 3 7395 11179
Rodì Milici ME 3 2056 13235
Mazzarrà Sant'Andrea ME 4 1531 14766
Falcone ME 5 2808 17574
Oliveri ME 7 2181 19755
Castroreale ME 7 2504 22259
Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto ME 8 41583 63842
Tripi ME 9 873 64715
Basicò ME 10 612 65327
Merì ME 11 2338 67665
Novara di Sicilia ME 12 1337 69002
San Filippo del Mela ME 13 7115 76117
Santa Lucia del Mela ME 13 4650 80767
Milazzo ME 14 31646 112413
Patti ME 15 13431 125844
Montalbano Elicona ME 15 2287 128131
Fondachelli-Fantina ME 16 1019 129150
Librizzi ME 16 1660 130810
Pace del Mela ME 16 6239 137049
Gualtieri Sicaminò ME 16 1807 138856
Montagnareale ME 17 1615 140471
San Piero Patti ME 17 2915 143386
Condrò ME 18 493 143879
Antillo ME 19 919 144798
San Pier Niceto ME 19 2837 147635

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
37 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
44 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
57 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
69 Km N of Catania (314555 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 1.7 2019-12-13
22:29:14
38.12 15.14 11 2020-02-28
16:42:20
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 75828751
Rev 100 ML 1.7 2019-12-13
22:29:14
38.13 15.13 11 2019-12-13
23:17:52
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 74607741
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-12-13 22:29:14 ± 0.06
Latitude 38.12 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.14 ± 0.00
Depth (km) 11 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 75828751

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 510
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 320
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 345
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 510
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 175
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 18
Number of defining phases 6
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.11
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.32286
Number of stations at which the event was observed 15
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 3
Magnitudes information

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 74607741
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-12-13 23:17:52

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 75828751
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-01-25 07:55:15
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.SARZ.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:55.76 3.0 positive manual Pg 20.459999 0
IV.MAON.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:41.84 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -0.53 0
IV.CORL.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:39.70 3.0 undecidable manual Sg 3.01 0
TV.SF01.EHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:38.27 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -1.67 0
IV.MFNL.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:33.69 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -8.96 0
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:26.72 0.6 undecidable manual S 64 0.3229 50 0.02 49
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:23.65 0.3 undecidable manual S 249 0.223 50 -0.09 75
IV.CSP1.EHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:23.16 3.0 undecidable manual Sg 0.7 0
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:22.06 0.3 undecidable manual S 154 0.17 50 -0.1 75
GU.GRAM.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:22.24 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -1.01 0
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:21.51 0.3 undecidable manual P 64 0.3229 50 -0.09 73
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:19.11 0.1 undecidable manual P 154 0.17 50 0.13 100
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:19.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 249 0.223 50 0.06 100
IV.FIR.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:29:03.74 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -4.16 0
IV.CIMA.HNZ. 2019-12-13T22:28:52.54 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 5.07 0
IV.SPS2.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:28:32.97 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 0.96 0
IV.SCHR.EHZ. 2019-12-13T22:28:17.84 3.0 negative manual P -0.73 0
IV.CAPA.HHZ. 2019-12-13T22:28:10.53 3.0 negative manual P -0.87 0
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.5 0.0002626311 0.1152 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:22.38
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:1.9 0.00067541285 0.2048 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:22.41
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.4 0.00016104306 0.1536 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:23.98
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.5 0.00019977504 1.8208 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:23.06
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:1.9 0.0003034395 0.304 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:26.82
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.9 0.0002809843 0.4384 AML other m 2019-12-13T22:29:27.62
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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