Earthquake with magnitude of ML 3.6 on date 09-10-2021 and time 16:57:52 (Italy) in region Malta [Sea]

A magnitude ML 3.6 earthquake occured in region: Malta [Sea], on

  • 09-10-2021 14:57:52 (UTC)
  • 09-10-2021 16:57:52 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 34.7500, 13.9660 at 10 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

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 inhabitants.

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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 3.6 2021-10-09
14:57:52
34.7502 13.9663 10 2022-03-30
13:04:27
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 99440281
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 3.6 2021-10-09
14:57:54
34.7818 14.0103 15 2021-10-09
15:18:35
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 96385891
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2021-10-09 14:57:52 ± 0.19
Latitude 34.7502 ± 0.0135
Longitude 13.9663 ± 0.0142
Depth (km) 10 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 99440281

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1800
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 890
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 322
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1800.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 295
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 35
Number of defining phases 32
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.12
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 4.95616
Number of stations at which the event was observed 33
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 30
Magnitudes information

ML:3.6

Field Value
Value 3.6
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 33
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 96385891
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2021-10-09 15:18:35

ML:3.6

Field Value
Value 3.6
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 38
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 99440281
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-01-14 13:58:12
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.POFI.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:59:40.27 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 2.94 0
IV.VIVA.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:59:39.35 3.0 positive manual Pn -0.05 0
IV.MTMR.EHZ. 2021-10-09T14:59:32.94 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 6.69 0
MN.TIP.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:59:08.00 0.3 undecidable manual P 26 4.9562 38 -0.13 24
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:59:01.17 0.3 undecidable manual S 23 2.3985 38 -0.85 37
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:57.80 0.3 undecidable manual P 27 4.1953 38 0.18 27
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:52.49 0.3 undecidable manual P 7 3.8428 38 -0.27 27
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:49.28 0.3 undecidable manual P 18 3.5721 38 0.26 28
IV.MCPD.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:47.05 0.6 undecidable manual P 10 3.4228 38 0.09 20
IV.ERC.EHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:47.40 0.3 undecidable manual P 342 3.4678 38 -0.18 29
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:46.31 0.6 undecidable manual P 12 3.3707 38 0.08 20
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:45.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 9 3.3203 38 0.18 20
IV.GIB.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:44.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 1 3.2385 38 0.31 19
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:43.80 0.3 undecidable manual P 1 3.1863 38 0.12 30
IV.ESCV.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:42.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 13 3.0721 38 0.18 30
IV.PETRA.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:42.48 0.3 undecidable manual P 2 3.0838 38 0.21 30
IV.EMPL.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:41.92 0.6 undecidable manual P 15 3.0370 38 0.3 20
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:41.22 0.6 undecidable manual P 9 2.9983 38 0.13 21
IV.RESU.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:40.05 0.6 undecidable manual P 1 2.8958 38 0.38 20
IV.MCT.HHN. 2021-10-09T14:58:39.82 0.3 undecidable manual P 354 2.8814 38 0.35 30
IV.CMDO.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:37.36 0.6 undecidable manual P 358 2.7142 38 0.19 21
MN.VAE.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:37.34 0.6 undecidable manual P 6 2.7348 38 -0.11 21
IV.HAGA.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:36.68 0.3 undecidable manual P 20 2.7097 38 -0.42 30
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:35.09 0.3 undecidable manual P 20 2.5676 38 -0.05 39
IV.HSRS.HNN. 2021-10-09T14:58:34.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 23 2.5523 38 -0.22 26
IV.HVZN.HNZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:34.31 0.6 undecidable manual P 14 2.5010 38 0.09 28
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:33.90 0.3 undecidable manual P 7 2.4911 38 -0.19 41
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:32.65 0.6 undecidable manual P 23 2.3985 38 -0.15 31
IV.CLTA.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:32.70 0.3 undecidable manual P 360 2.4066 38 -0.21 45
IV.HMDC.HHE. 2021-10-09T14:58:31.41 0.6 undecidable manual P 16 2.3041 38 -0.09 34
IV.HVIT.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:31.02 0.6 undecidable manual P 11 2.2861 38 -0.23 34
MN.WDD.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:30.62 0.3 undecidable manual S 23 1.1781 50 0.14 100
IV.ISPIC.EHE. 2021-10-09T14:58:29.56 0.6 undecidable manual P 20 2.1665 38 -0.04 39
IV.LINA.HHE. 2021-10-09T14:58:18.93 0.6 undecidable manual P 322 1.4371 50 -0.09 62
MN.WDD.HHZ. 2021-10-09T14:58:14.82 0.3 undecidable manual P 23 1.1781 50 0.23 98
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:3.7 0.0003105 0.68 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:58:53.49
IV.PLAC.HHE. ML:3.4 0.00009900000000000001 0.42 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:01.71
IV.HVIT.HHN. ML:0.0 0.000841 0.62 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:03.83
IV.HVIT.HHE. ML:0.0 0.000977 1.58 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:05.19
IV.HAVL.HHE. ML:0.0 0.000733 0.66 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:11.84
IV.PLAC.HNN. ML:3.4 0.00010245 0.44 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:13.39
IV.HAVL.HHN. ML:0.0 0.001044 0.82 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:16.45
IV.RAFF.HHN. ML:3.7 0.0007384999999999999 0.48 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:16.49
IV.RAFF.HHE. ML:3.8 0.000861 0.56 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:16.63
IV.CLTA.HHE. ML:0.0 0.0004605 0.64 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:17.75
IV.SSY.HHN. ML:4.4 0.0038399999999999997 0.64 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:19.42
IV.SSY.HHE. ML:4.4 0.00325 0.54 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:19.26
IV.CLTA.HHN. ML:0.0 0.00034750000000000004 0.82 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:20.44
IV.ESCV.HHN. ML:3.7 0.000449 1.18 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:24.29
IV.GIB.HHE. ML:3.9 0.000598 1.3 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:26.87
IV.HAGA.HHN. ML:3.8 0.0007059999999999999 0.72 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:26.27
IV.HAGA.HHE. ML:3.8 0.000755 0.72 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:26.63
IV.PETRA.HHN. ML:3.6 0.000377 1.56 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:28.13
IV.EMPL.HHE. ML:4.1 0.0011600000000000002 0.46 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:28.30
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:4.0 0.0009235 1.48 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:30.10
IV.ERC.EHE. ML:3.3 0.0001325 1.06 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:31.67
IV.EMPL.HHN. ML:4.1 0.0011305 1.62 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:31.11
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:0.0 0.000412 1.46 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:34.74
IV.RESU.HHN. ML:3.5 0.0003175 1.38 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:35.08
IV.RESU.HHE. ML:3.4 0.000263 0.68 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:35.46
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:3.7 0.0003165 1.4 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:37.10
IV.PETRA.HHE. ML:3.7 0.000406 1.36 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:37.91
IV.ESCV.HHE. ML:3.8 0.0005405 0.58 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:40.05
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:3.8 0.0006335 1.18 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:40.18
IV.CSLB.HHE. ML:3.3 0.00016499999999999997 0.92 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:40.48
IV.IFIL.HHE. ML:4.1 0.0006625 0.5 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:44.89
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:3.6 0.00027 0.86 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:45.79
IV.CSLB.HHN. ML:3.4 0.000194 0.68 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:45.18
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:3.2 0.00011025 0.54 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:45.53
IV.ERC.EHN. ML:3.4 0.0001645 1.58 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:46.85
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:3.6 0.00029 0.62 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:47.97
IV.GIB.HHN. ML:3.8 0.0004935 1.3 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:48.16
IV.MCPD.HHN. ML:3.4 0.000189 0.64 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:48.52
IV.PLAC.HNE. ML:3.5 0.0001185 0.52 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:48.75
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:3.2 0.00011899999999999999 0.72 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:49.25
IV.IFIL.HHN. ML:3.7 0.000261 0.48 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:49.60
IV.MCPD.HHE. ML:3.5 0.00021349999999999999 0.54 AML other m 2021-10-09T14:59:51.60
IV.PLAC.HHN. ML:3.5 0.00010594999999999999 0.68 AML other m 2021-10-09T15:00:07.73
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