Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.3 on date 01-02-2024 and time 16:05:07 (UTC) in region 2 km NW Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 1.3 earthquake occured in region: 2 km NW Milo (CT), on

  • 01-02-2024 16:05:07 (UTC)
  • 01-02-2024 17:05:07 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.7350, 15.0950 at 6 km depth.

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

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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
Milo CT 2 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 4 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 5 1582 12186
Santa Venerina CT 7 8592 20778
Giarre CT 8 27659 48437
Mascali CT 9 14282 62719
Riposto CT 10 14838 77557
Piedimonte Etneo CT 11 3963 81520
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 12 9623 91143
Linguaglossa CT 13 5403 96546
Trecastagni CT 13 10910 107456
Pedara CT 13 14102 121558
Viagrande CT 14 8563 130121
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 15 17984 148105
Nicolosi CT 15 7463 155568
Acireale CT 15 52622 208190
Aci Catena CT 15 29851 238041
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 15 3524 241565
Calatabiano CT 15 5308 246873
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 17 3215 250088
Valverde CT 17 7840 257928
San Giovanni la Punta CT 17 23060 280988
Tremestieri Etneo CT 18 20589 301577
Ragalna CT 18 3924 305501
Gaggi ME 18 3184 308685
Mascalucia CT 18 31958 340643
Moio Alcantara ME 19 717 341360
San Gregorio di Catania CT 19 11966 353326
Belpasso CT 19 28108 381434
San Pietro Clarenza CT 19 7743 389177
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 19 3945 393122
Motta Camastra ME 19 845 393967
Gravina di Catania CT 20 25838 419805
Sant'Agata li Battiati CT 20 9479 429284
Giardini-Naxos ME 20 9415 438699
Camporotondo Etneo CT 20 5023 443722

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
15 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
26 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
64 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
65 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
77 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
95 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
96 Km NE of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
100 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
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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 1.3 2024-02-01
16:05:07
37.735 15.095 6 2024-02-01
16:15:57
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 124980771
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-01 16:05:07
Latitude 37.7350
Longitude 15.0950
Depth (km) 6 (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 124980771

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) 400.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 73
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) 0.3
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:1.3

Field Value
Value 1.3
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 124980771
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-01 16:15:57
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