Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.2 on date 07-12-2020 and time 00:25:19 (Italy) in region 5 km E Bronte (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.2 earthquake occured in region: 5 km E Bronte (CT), on

  • 06-12-2020 23:25:19 (UTC)
  • 07-12-2020 00:25:19 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.77, 14.88 at 28 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
Bronte CT 5 19172 19172
Maletto CT 7 3920 23092
Maniace CT 12 3765 26857
Adrano CT 13 36122 62979
Randazzo CT 13 10900 73879
Biancavilla CT 14 24007 97886
Ragalna CT 16 3924 101810
CesarĂ² ME 17 2439 104249
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 17 7641 111890
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 18 980 112870
San Teodoro ME 18 1403 114273

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
31 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
35 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
76 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
77 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
79 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
87 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
95 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
96 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
96 Km NE of Gela (75827 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 2.2 2020-12-06
23:25:19
37.77 14.88 28 2021-02-26
14:56:19
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 87307741
Reviewed
Rev200
ML 1.8 2020-12-06
23:25:19
37.78 14.89 23 2021-02-19
23:35:04
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 85254881
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-12-06 23:25:19 ± 0.16
Latitude 37.77 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.88 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 28 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 87307741

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 979
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 831
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 69
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 980
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 83
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 25
Number of defining phases 25
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.27
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.05666
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.81568
Number of stations at which the event was observed 16
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 16
Magnitudes information

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 85254881
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-12-07 00:14:45

ML:2.2

Field Value
Value 2.2
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 87307741
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2021-02-19 23:33:51
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:47.01 0.6 undecidable manual S 186 0.8157 102 0.43 42
IV.HAGA.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:38.13 0.6 undecidable manual S 156 0.5315 110 -0.34 44
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:35.51 0.3 undecidable manual P 186 0.8157 102 0.38 63
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:35.39 0.6 undecidable manual S 181 0.4227 115 -0.09 47
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:31.22 0.6 undecidable manual S 359 0.2716 128 -0.43 47
IV.HAGA.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:30.04 0.3 undecidable manual P 156 0.5315 110 -0.41 65
IV.ECBD.HHN. 2020-12-06T23:25:30.08 0.6 undecidable manual S 87 0.1619 144 0.73 43
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:30.63 0.6 undecidable manual S 59 0.2185 135 0.18 49
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-12-06T23:25:29.53 0.6 undecidable manual S 74 0.1439 147 0.49 47
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:28.19 0.6 undecidable manual S 339 0.0567 166 0.17 51
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:28.38 0.3 undecidable manual P 181 0.4227 115 -0.34 68
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:27.76 0.6 undecidable manual S 47 0.0728 162 -0.39 48
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:26.61 0.3 undecidable manual P 359 0.2716 128 0.1 73
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:26.73 0.3 undecidable manual P 256 0.2572 130 0.42 69
IV.EMCN.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.07 0.3 undecidable manual P 80 0.1214 152 0.26 74
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.00 0.3 undecidable manual P 74 0.1439 147 0 77
IV.EVRN.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.40 0.3 undecidable manual P 112 0.2167 135 -0.39 70
IV.ECBD.HHN. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.35 0.1 undecidable manual P 87 0.1619 144 0.17 99
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.67 0.1 undecidable manual P 59 0.2185 135 -0.15 99
IV.ENIC.HHE. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.93 0.3 undecidable manual P 142 0.1781 141 0.58 68
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:25.00 0.3 undecidable manual P 181 0.1529 145 -0.1 75
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2020-12-06T23:25:24.50 0.3 undecidable manual P 164 0.0881 159 -0.07 77
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:24.11 0.1 positive manual P 339 0.0567 166 -0.3 99
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:24.63 0.3 undecidable manual P 137 0.1061 155 -0.06 77
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-12-06T23:25:24.25 0.1 positive manual P 47 0.0728 162 -0.23 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:2.5 0.00168 0.52 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:28.93
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:2.1 0.000736 1.3 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:29.29
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:2.1 0.00066 0.92 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:29.02
IV.EMCN.HNN. ML:2.4 0.00129 0.74 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:29.94
IV.EMCN.HHN. ML:2.4 0.001335 0.74 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:29.94
IV.EMCN.HNE. ML:2.4 0.001267 0.84 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:30.55
IV.EMCN.HHE. ML:2.4 0.001205 0.82 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:30.54
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0007025 1.12 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:32.60
IV.EVRN.HNN. ML:2 0.000397 0.82 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:33.61
IV.EVRN.HHN. ML:2 0.000394 0.82 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:33.61
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0004875 0.58 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:33.56
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2.2 0.000619 1.58 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:33.05
IV.EVRN.HNE. ML:2 0.0004175 0.96 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:37.18
IV.EVRN.HHE. ML:2 0.0004505 1.2 AML other m 2020-12-06T23:25:37.07
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