Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 28-03-2020 and time 00:54:47 (Italy) in region Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina), on

  • 27-03-2020 23:54:47 (UTC)
  • 28-03-2020 00:54:47 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.39, 15.4 at 116 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
Villafranca Tirrena ME 17 8584 8584
Spadafora ME 18 5021 13605
Venetico ME 19 3911 17516

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
25 Km NW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
37 Km NW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
88 Km N of Acireale (52622 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 2.0 2020-03-27
23:54:47
38.39 15.4 116 2020-07-18
21:08:29
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 77696721
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-03-27 23:54:47 ± 0.23
Latitude 38.39 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.40 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 116 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 77696721

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1719
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1055
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 140
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1720
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 92
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 44
Number of defining phases 44
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) 0.14749
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 1.75458
Number of stations at which the event was observed 31
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 31
Magnitude information

ML:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 77696721
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-03-30 09:05:56
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.CELI.HHE. 2020-03-27T23:55:32.85 0.6 undecidable manual S 40 1.3319 124 1.13 28
IV.SERS.HNN. 2020-03-27T23:55:29.81 0.6 undecidable manual S 57 1.1961 127 0.76 35
IV.CAR1.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:26.50 0.6 undecidable manual S 36 1.072 130 -0.24 42
IV.GRI.EHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:23.96 0.6 undecidable manual S 61 0.9074 135 0.13 45
XK.GIZZ.HHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:23.04 0.6 undecidable manual S 46 0.8651 137 -0.09 46
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:22.73 0.6 undecidable manual S 85 0.8139 139 0.41 43
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:18.34 0.6 undecidable manual S 148 0.4488 155 0.88 39
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:18.96 0.6 undecidable manual S 198 0.4353 155 1.64 26
IV.MGR.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:18.47 0.1 undecidable manual P 4 1.7546 116 0.44 61
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:17.17 0.6 undecidable manual S 60 0.438 155 -0.19 49
IV.GMB.BHE. 2020-03-27T23:55:17.70 0.6 undecidable manual S 123 0.3993 157 0.72 42
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:17.08 0.6 undecidable manual S 108 0.4056 157 0.04 51
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:15.46 0.6 undecidable manual S 118 0.277 164 -0.54 47
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:14.91 0.6 undecidable manual S 145 0.1475 171 -0.43 49
IV.GRIS.HNE. 2020-03-27T23:55:13.79 0.1 undecidable manual P 14 1.3984 122 0.06 80
IV.CELI.HHE. 2020-03-27T23:55:13.10 0.1 undecidable manual P 40 1.3319 124 0.15 81
MN.TIP.HHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:12.86 0.1 undecidable manual P 53 1.3211 124 0.03 83
IV.CET2.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:11.80 0.3 undecidable manual P 20 1.2204 126 0.11 63
IV.SERS.HNN. 2020-03-27T23:55:11.50 0.1 undecidable manual P 57 1.1961 127 0.09 85
XK.ALB1.HNZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:10.96 0.3 undecidable manual P 55 1.1295 129 0.27 62
IV.CAGR.HHE. 2020-03-27T23:55:10.74 0.6 undecidable manual P 223 1.0423 131 0.98 33
XK.SELL.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:10.98 0.1 undecidable manual P 58 1.1277 129 0.31 82
IV.SPS2.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:10.82 0.3 undecidable manual P 39 1.1619 128 -0.23 62
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:09.40 0.3 undecidable manual P 225 0.9416 134 0.66 58
IV.CAR1.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:09.71 0.1 undecidable manual P 36 1.072 130 -0.37 82
IV.GRI.EHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:08.44 0.3 undecidable manual P 61 0.9074 135 0.04 69
XK.GIZZ.HHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:07.36 0.3 undecidable manual P 46 0.8651 137 -0.64 60
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:07.51 0.1 positive manual P 85 0.8139 139 -0.02 94
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:07.01 0.3 undecidable manual P 218 0.706 143 0.43 66
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:06.61 0.3 undecidable manual P 205 0.6349 146 0.6 64
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:06.72 0.3 undecidable manual P 241 0.7267 142 -0.03 71
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:05.02 0.3 undecidable manual P 231 0.5378 150 -0.27 71
IV.FERC.HNN. 2020-03-27T23:55:05.51 0.3 undecidable manual P 83 0.5729 149 -0.03 74
IV.SOI.EHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:05.40 0.1 undecidable manual P 121 0.5998 147 -0.34 92
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:05.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 204 0.5495 150 -0.09 73
IV.IVGP.HHN. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.05 0.3 undecidable manual P 272 0.3453 160 -0.13 76
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.07 0.1 undecidable manual P 108 0.4056 157 -0.41 94
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.32 0.1 positive manual P 60 0.438 155 -0.34 95
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.64 0.1 positive manual P 148 0.4488 155 -0.08 100
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.66 0.3 undecidable manual P 198 0.4353 155 0.01 76
IV.GMB.BHE. 2020-03-27T23:55:04.32 0.1 undecidable manual P 123 0.3993 157 -0.13 100
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:03.36 0.1 positive manual P 118 0.277 164 -0.52 94
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:03.92 0.1 undecidable manual P 269 0.3301 161 -0.18 100
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2020-03-27T23:55:02.89 0.1 undecidable manual P 145 0.1475 171 -0.6 93
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.JOPP.HHE. ML:2 7.175E-5 1.14 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:17.42
IV.JOPP.HHN. ML:2.2 9.95E-5 0.64 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:18.07
MN.CEL.HHE. ML:2 6.41E-5 1.52 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:19.16
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.9 5.215E-5 1.16 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:19.21
MN.CEL.HHN. ML:2 8.125E-5 0.68 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:19.91
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:1.9 5.39E-5 1.74 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:19.94
IV.PLAC.HHN. ML:2.1 6.955E-5 1.78 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:22.05
IV.PLAC.HHE. ML:2.3 0.0001058 0.7 AML other m 2020-03-27T23:55:23.63
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