Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.3 on date 26-01-2020 and time 01:15:20 (Italy) in region 6 km NW Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.3 earthquake occured in region: 6 km NW Milo (CT), on

  • 26-01-2020 00:15:20 (UTC)
  • 26-01-2020 01:15:20 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.75, 15.06 at 10 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 6 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 7 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 8 1582 12186
Santa Venerina CT 10 8592 20778
Giarre CT 11 27659 48437
Mascali CT 12 14282 62719
Piedimonte Etneo CT 12 3963 66682
Linguaglossa CT 13 5403 72085
Riposto CT 13 14838 86923
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 14 9623 96546
Pedara CT 15 14102 110648
Trecastagni CT 15 10910 121558
Nicolosi CT 15 7463 129021
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 16 3215 132236
Viagrande CT 16 8563 140799
Moio Alcantara ME 17 717 141516
Ragalna CT 17 3924 145440
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 17 17984 163424
Calatabiano CT 17 5308 168732
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 17 3524 172256
Randazzo CT 17 10900 183156
Aci Catena CT 18 29851 213007
Acireale CT 18 52622 265629
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 18 3945 269574
Malvagna ME 19 733 270307
Gaggi ME 19 3184 273491
Belpasso CT 19 28108 301599
Motta Camastra ME 19 845 302444
Maletto CT 19 3920 306364
San Giovanni la Punta CT 19 23060 329424
Tremestieri Etneo CT 19 20589 350013
Mascalucia CT 20 31958 381971
Valverde CT 20 7840 389811
San Pietro Clarenza CT 20 7743 397554

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
18 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
28 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
65 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
66 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
79 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
92 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
100 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
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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 2.3 2020-01-26
00:15:20
37.75 15.06 10 2020-07-18
21:08:31
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 78038111
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-01-26 00:15:20 ± 0.1
Latitude 37.75 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.06 ± 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 78038111

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 791
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 647
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 251
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 790
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 96
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 28
Number of defining phases 28
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.41
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.04497
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.89752
Number of stations at which the event was observed 19
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 19
Magnitude information

ML:2.3

Field Value
Value 2.3
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 34
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 78038111
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-04-09 09:57:30
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:37.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 335 0.8975 50 0.45 38
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:35.26 0.3 undecidable manual P 227 0.7644 50 0.28 61
IV.PLLN.EHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:35.79 0.1 undecidable manual P 289 0.7617 50 0.85 68
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:32.33 0.3 undecidable manual S 333 0.3265 50 -0.45 65
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:32.83 0.1 undecidable manual P 354 0.6286 50 0.17 86
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:31.27 0.1 undecidable manual S 32 0.2599 50 0.48 87
IV.MILZ.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:31.08 0.3 undecidable manual P 15 0.5378 50 -0.02 68
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:30.42 0.6 undecidable manual P 308 0.4649 50 0.56 41
IV.HAGA.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:29.48 0.3 undecidable manual P 171 0.4712 50 -0.49 62
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:29.16 0.3 undecidable manual P 264 0.3912 50 0.56 62
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:29.04 0.3 undecidable manual S 227 0.1943 114 0.59 64
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:29.57 0.3 undecidable manual P 30 0.4587 50 -0.18 67
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:28.54 0.6 undecidable manual S 295 0.1754 116 0.74 40
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:28.58 0.1 undecidable manual P 200 0.4281 50 -0.65 79
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:26.83 0.3 undecidable manual S 128 0.1286 123 0.6 64
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:26.98 0.1 undecidable manual P 333 0.3265 50 -0.51 85
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:26.20 0.3 undecidable manual S 309 0.1115 127 0.52 66
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:26.53 0.3 undecidable manual S 194 0.1232 125 0.49 67
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:25.83 0.3 negative manual P 32 0.2599 50 -0.52 65
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:24.82 0.1 undecidable manual P 227 0.1943 114 -0.18 94
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:24.48 0.1 undecidable manual S 230 0.0881 134 -0.52 89
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:24.31 0.1 undecidable manual P 295 0.1754 116 -0.31 92
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:23.22 0.1 positive manual P 309 0.1115 127 -0.18 96
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:23.74 0.3 undecidable manual P 194 0.1232 125 0.14 72
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:23.98 0.1 undecidable manual S 333 0.045 152 -0.01 100
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:23.87 0.1 undecidable manual P 128 0.1286 123 0.15 96
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:22.37 0.1 undecidable manual P 230 0.0881 134 -0.63 85
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2020-01-26T00:15:22.01 0.1 positive manual P 333 0.045 152 -0.41 92
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.ESLN.HHN. ML:2.3 0.002855 0.72 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:24.61
IV.ESLN.HHE. ML:2.3 0.00259 0.7 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:24.97
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:2.9 0.00856 0.34 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:26.45
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:2.8 0.00694 1.02 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:28.31
IV.EPOZ.HHN. ML:2.6 0.00458 0.4 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:29.43
IV.EPOZ.HHE. ML:2.6 0.00405 0.34 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:29.66
IV.ESML.HHN. ML:2.1 0.0008275 1.04 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:30.58
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:2.6 0.003325 0.4 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:30.78
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:2.5 0.002605 0.32 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:31.30
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:2 0.000533 0.78 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:32.86
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0006735 1.22 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:32.85
IV.HLNI.HHE. ML:1.6 0.000101 0.46 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:35.74
IV.ESML.HHE. ML:2.2 0.00108 0.48 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:36.98
IV.HLNI.HHN. ML:1.5 8.555E-5 0.42 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:39.08
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:2.3 0.000575 0.38 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:39.84
IV.HAGA.HHN. ML:1.9 0.0002105 0.94 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:40.49
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2.5 0.0009135 0.62 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:41.33
IV.HAGA.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0001395 0.42 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:41.44
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.9 0.0003405 0.46 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:41.33
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:2 0.0003965 0.52 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:41.67
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:1.7 0.0001165 0.84 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:42.31
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2.4 0.000782 0.38 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:42.96
IV.MILZ.HHN. ML:2.2 0.000364 0.36 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:44.39
IV.MILZ.HHE. ML:2.4 0.0004745 0.5 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:44.39
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:2.2 0.000419 0.9 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:44.90
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1.5 7.81E-5 0.42 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:46.75
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:2.5 0.000592 0.52 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:47.62
IV.IVPL.HHE. ML:2.4 0.0003745 1.58 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:48.98
IV.RAFF.HHE. ML:2.3 0.0002335 1.52 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:48.84
IV.RAFF.HHN. ML:2.1 0.0001585 0.74 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:49.92
IV.PLLN.EHN. ML:2.4 0.0003425 0.6 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:54.48
IV.IFIL.HHE. ML:2.7 0.000457 0.34 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:55.11
IV.PLLN.EHE. ML:2.3 0.0002535 0.86 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:55.51
IV.IFIL.HHN. ML:2.3 0.000196 0.98 AML other m 2020-01-26T00:15:56.82
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