Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.1 on date 24-10-2020 and time 00:52:48 (Italy) in region 12 km W Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 1.1 earthquake occured in region: 12 km W Milo (CT), on

  • 23-10-2020 22:52:48 (UTC)
  • 24-10-2020 00:52:48 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.75, 14.99 at 1 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania).

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
Milo CT 12 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 12 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 14 1582 12186
Maletto CT 14 3920 16106
Bronte CT 14 19172 35278
Ragalna CT 14 3924 39202
Randazzo CT 14 10900 50102
Santa Venerina CT 15 8592 58694
Nicolosi CT 16 7463 66157
Pedara CT 16 14102 80259
Biancavilla CT 16 24007 104266
Linguaglossa CT 17 5403 109669
Trecastagni CT 17 10910 120579
Moio Alcantara ME 17 717 121296
Adrano CT 17 36122 157418
Giarre CT 17 27659 185077
Piedimonte Etneo CT 18 3963 189040
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 18 7641 196681
Mascali CT 18 14282 210963
Belpasso CT 18 28108 239071
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 18 980 240051
Viagrande CT 18 8563 248614
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 19 3215 251829
Riposto CT 19 14838 266667
Malvagna ME 19 733 267400
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 20 9623 277023
Roccella Valdemone ME 20 666 277689

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
22 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
29 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
70 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
70 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
82 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
87 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
95 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
98 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 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
Reviewed
Rev200
ML 1.1 2020-10-23
22:52:48
37.75 14.99 1 2020-10-24
02:34:41
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 84074801
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-10-23 22:52:48
Latitude 37.75
Longitude 14.99
Depth (km) 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 200 -> SURVEY-INGV-CT#SeismPicker_SO-OE
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 84074801

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description horizontal uncertainty
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi)
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 200
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 64
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 1
Number of defining phases 1
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.15
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree)
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree)
Number of stations at which the event was observed 0
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 0
Magnitude information

ML:1.1

Field Value
Value 1.1
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 84074801
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-10-24 02:34:41
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