Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.3 on date 17-08-2020 and time 14:51:12 (Italy) in region 3 km NE Rodì Milici (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.3 earthquake occured in region: 3 km NE Rodì Milici (ME), on

  • 17-08-2020 12:51:12 (UTC)
  • 17-08-2020 14:51:12 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.13, 15.2 at 10 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
Rodì Milici ME 3 2056 2056
Terme Vigliatore ME 3 7395 9451
Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto ME 3 41583 51034
Castroreale ME 4 2504 53538
Merì ME 7 2338 55876
Furnari ME 7 3784 59660
Mazzarrà Sant'Andrea ME 7 1531 61191
Santa Lucia del Mela ME 8 4650 65841
San Filippo del Mela ME 8 7115 72956
Falcone ME 10 2808 75764
Milazzo ME 11 31646 107410
Gualtieri Sicaminò ME 11 1807 109217
Pace del Mela ME 11 6239 115456
Oliveri ME 12 2181 117637
Tripi ME 12 873 118510
Condrò ME 13 493 119003
Novara di Sicilia ME 13 1337 120340
Basicò ME 14 612 120952
San Pier Niceto ME 14 2837 123789
Torregrotta ME 16 7431 131220
Fondachelli-Fantina ME 16 1019 132239
Roccavaldina ME 17 1133 133372
Monforte San Giorgio ME 17 2777 136149
Valdina ME 17 1355 137504
Antillo ME 17 919 138423
Mandanici ME 18 601 139024
Venetico ME 18 3911 142935
Spadafora ME 19 5021 147956
Montalbano Elicona ME 20 2287 150243
Fiumedinisi ME 20 1409 151652

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
33 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
39 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
57 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
70 Km N of Catania (314555 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 1.3 2020-08-17
12:51:12
38.13 15.2 10 2020-11-19
12:37:05
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 84026251
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.5 2020-08-17
12:51:12
38.13 15.19 10 2020-08-17
12:57:40
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 82085601
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-08-17 12:51:12 ± 0.07
Latitude 38.13 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.20 ± 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 84026251

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1078
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 408
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 127
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1080
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 112
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 16
Number of defining phases 16
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.21
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.10972
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.48384
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitudes information

ML:1.3

Field Value
Value 1.3
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 84026251
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-10-22 12:25:18

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 82085601
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-08-17 12:57:40
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:29.76 0.3 undecidable manual S 259 0.4838 50 0.44 64
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:24.40 0.3 undecidable manual S 326 0.3256 50 -0.23 69
IV.IVUG.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:24.01 0.3 undecidable manual S 329 0.3139 50 -0.28 69
IV.IVPL.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:23.96 0.3 undecidable manual S 326 0.3004 50 0.08 72
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:22.56 0.1 undecidable manual S 252 0.2662 50 -0.32 92
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:22.31 0.1 undecidable manual P 259 0.4838 50 0.16 91
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:19.25 0.3 undecidable manual S 169 0.1592 120 -0.21 72
IV.IVUG.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:19.12 0.1 undecidable manual P 329 0.3139 50 -0.13 95
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:19.90 0.3 undecidable manual P 326 0.3256 50 0.46 66
IV.IVPL.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:18.99 0.1 undecidable manual P 326 0.3004 50 -0.02 97
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:18.44 0.1 undecidable manual P 252 0.2662 50 0.01 98
IV.MPNC.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:18.32 0.1 undecidable manual S 81 0.125 127 -0.05 100
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:17.80 0.1 undecidable manual S 205 0.1097 130 -0.1 99
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:16.52 0.1 positive manual P 169 0.1592 120 0.06 99
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2020-08-17T12:51:15.68 0.1 negative manual P 205 0.1097 130 0.12 99
IV.MPNC.HHE. 2020-08-17T12:51:15.91 0.1 positive manual P 81 0.125 127 0.08 99
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:1.7 0.0004976971 1.8016 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:18.93
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.7 0.000379 0.3 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:19.52
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:0 0.0002775 0.22 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:19.70
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1 4.6083035E-5 0.1792 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:22.79
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.3 9.8504675E-5 0.416 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:23.17
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1 2.35525225E-5 1.616 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:29.16
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:0.8 1.5809975E-5 1.7952 AML other m 2020-08-17T12:51:30.01
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