Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 02-03-2020 and time 20:55:21 (UTC) in region Isole Eolie (Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: Isole Eolie (Messina), on

  • 02-03-2020 20:55:21 (UTC)
  • 02-03-2020 21:55:21 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.53, 14.84 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
Leni ME 3 696 696
Santa Marina Salina ME 4 903 1599
Malfa ME 5 982 2581
Lipari ME 12 12753 15334

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
72 Km NW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
84 Km NW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 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 2.0 2020-03-02
20:55:21
38.53 14.84 11 2020-07-18
21:08:34
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 78624521
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.9 2020-03-02
20:55:22
38.48 14.83 9 2020-03-02
21:09:54
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 76989941
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-03-02 20:55:21 ± 0.17
Latitude 38.53 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.84 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 11 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 78624521

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1276
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 419
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 202
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1280
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 100
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 33
Number of defining phases 33
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.37
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.16188
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 1.69702
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:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 19
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 78624521
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-06-12 16:01:27

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 15
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 76989941
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-03-02 21:09:54
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
MN.TIP.HHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:50.40 1.0 undecidable manual P 66 1.6242 38 -0.24 16
IV.MGR.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:50.45 0.6 undecidable manual P 19 1.697 38 -1.18 22
IV.CELI.HHE. 2020-03-02T20:55:49.67 1.0 undecidable manual P 56 1.5594 50 0.01 18
IV.PLAC.HHE. 2020-03-02T20:55:44.79 0.3 undecidable manual P 93 1.2492 50 0.43 56
IV.CAR1.HHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:44.10 0.3 undecidable manual P 55 1.2851 50 -0.87 47
IV.ALJA.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:43.32 1.0 undecidable manual P 228 1.1601 50 0.49 19
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:42.96 0.3 undecidable manual P 179 1.1817 50 -0.24 59
IV.PETRA.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:39.32 1.0 undecidable manual P 220 0.902 50 0.9 17
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:38.61 1.0 undecidable manual P 195 0.8481 50 1.11 16
IV.GMB.BHE. 2020-03-02T20:55:38.33 1.0 undecidable manual P 115 0.8526 50 0.76 18
MN.CEL.HNZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:37.69 1.0 undecidable manual P 108 0.8651 50 -0.1 22
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:37.84 1.0 undecidable manual S 177 0.4883 50 -0.67 19
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:37.03 1.0 undecidable manual P 167 0.7383 50 1.42 14
IV.MTTG.HHE. 2020-03-02T20:55:37.78 1.0 undecidable manual P 128 0.8535 50 0.19 22
IV.JOPP.HNN. 2020-03-02T20:55:37.95 1.0 undecidable manual P 84 0.8175 50 0.99 17
IV.PLLN.EHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:36.51 1.0 undecidable manual P 226 0.7698 50 0.36 21
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:36.36 1.0 undecidable manual P 179 0.706 50 1.29 15
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:35.90 1.0 undecidable manual S 270 0.3822 50 0.51 23
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:34.95 1.0 undecidable manual P 161 0.6835 50 0.27 22
IV.AIO.HHE. 2020-03-02T20:55:33.41 0.3 undecidable manual P 151 0.6367 50 -0.48 63
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:33.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 117 0.5846 50 0.31 67
IV.IST3.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:32.71 1.0 undecidable manual P 48 0.4038 50 2.82 3
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:31.94 0.3 undecidable manual P 134 0.5531 50 -0.52 63
IV.ISTR.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:31.05 1.0 undecidable manual P 47 0.3723 50 1.68 12
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:31.98 0.3 undecidable manual P 202 0.5351 50 -0.16 69
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:30.50 0.6 undecidable manual S 279 0.2131 50 0.14 49
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:30.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 177 0.4883 50 -1.04 51
IV.IVPL.HNE. 2020-03-02T20:55:30.83 1.0 undecidable manual S 145 0.1871 50 1.23 15
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:29.83 0.6 undecidable manual P 270 0.3822 50 0.3 47
IV.IVGP.HHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:27.96 1.0 undecidable manual S 146 0.1619 121 -0.85 22
IV.IVPL.HNE. 2020-03-02T20:55:26.58 0.3 undecidable manual P 145 0.1871 50 0.39 68
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2020-03-02T20:55:26.47 0.3 undecidable manual P 279 0.2131 50 -0.16 75
IV.IVGP.HHN. 2020-03-02T20:55:25.69 0.1 undecidable manual P 146 0.1619 121 -0.04 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.ILLI.HHE. ML:0 0.0094560095 0.2176 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:33.17
IV.ILLI.HHN. ML:0 0.0175 0.82 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:31.44
IV.IFIL.HHE. ML:0 0.003145 1.58 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:35.87
IV.IACL.HHE. ML:0 0.000541 0.46 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:37.37
IV.IFIL.HHN. ML:0 0.001225 0.28 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:37.48
IV.IACL.HHN. ML:0 0.00041417565 0.256 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:40.86
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:0 0.0002665 0.32 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:40.64
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.8 0.000104 0.42 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:42.07
IV.IST3.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00026139585 0.448 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:42.15
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:0 9.875E-5 1.46 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:45.93
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:0 0.000151 0.58 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:46.53
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1.4 5.3050715E-5 0.256 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:46.68
IV.GALF.HNE. ML:2 0.00010407173 0.9344 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:48.18
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:1.4 4.774863E-5 0.8832 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:48.15
IV.IST3.HHN. ML:2 0.00032749655 0.4096 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:49.00
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:0 7.93E-5 1.16 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:55.90
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:0 9.665E-5 0.42 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:51.88
IV.PETRA.HHN. ML:0 0.000118608 0.448 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:55:56.67
IV.PETRA.HHE. ML:0 0.000100618745 0.5376 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:56:01.37
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2.2 0.0001855 0.66 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:56:02.70
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2.1 0.00014 0.68 AML other m 2020-03-02T20:56:07.43
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