Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.1 on date 06-07-2024 and time 10:43:16 (Italy) in region Stretto di Messina (Reggio di Calabria, Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.1 earthquake occured in region: Stretto di Messina (Reggio di Calabria, Messina), on

  • 06-07-2024 08:43:16 (UTC)
  • 06-07-2024 10:43:16 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.8270, 15.4750 at 25 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Sismica INGV-Roma.

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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
Sant'Alessio Siculo ME 15 1554 1554
Forza d'Agrò ME 16 911 2465
Letojanni ME 16 2861 5326
Santa Teresa di Riva ME 16 9377 14703
Taormina ME 17 10960 25663
Furci Siculo ME 17 3382 29045
Giardini-Naxos ME 17 9415 38460
Castelmola ME 18 1088 39548
Gallodoro ME 18 367 39915
Roccalumera ME 18 4141 44056
Savoca ME 19 1732 45788
Nizza di Sicilia ME 19 3667 49455
Mongiuffi Melia ME 20 600 50055
Casalvecchio Siculo ME 20 842 50897

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
35 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
36 Km NE of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
42 Km S of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
50 Km NE of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
87 Km N of Siracusa (122291 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
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 2.1 2024-07-06
08:43:16
37.8273 15.4752 25 2024-07-06
09:04:28
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 129550221
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-07-06 08:43:16 ± 0.38
Latitude 37.8273 ± 0.0162
Longitude 15.4752 ± 0.0137
Depth (km) 25 ± 4 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 129550221

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1787
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 548
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 347
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1790.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 187
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 15
Number of defining phases 15
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.35
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.21224
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.52071
Number of stations at which the event was observed 12
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 12
Magnitude information

ML:2.1

Field Value
Value 2.1
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 129550221
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-07-06 09:04:28
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:32.45 0.6 undecidable manual S 3 48.5181 110 0.31 47
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:29.15 0.6 undecidable manual S 343 36.9297 117 -0.17 50
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:27.04 0.3 negative manual P 295 57.7977 107 0.34 69
IV.EFIU.HNZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:26.94 0.6 undecidable manual S 260 23.5542 131 0.6 45
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:25.41 0.6 positive manual P 3 48.5181 110 0.07 50
IV.MPAZ.HNN. 2024-07-06T08:43:25.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 73 48.618 110 0.6 88
IV.GMB1.HHN. 2024-07-06T08:43:25.73 0.1 undecidable manual P 38 48.618 110 0.38 93
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:23.47 0.6 positive manual P 343 36.9297 117 -0.24 49
IY.CNDF.HHZ.00 2024-07-06T08:43:23.72 0.1 positive manual P 60 38.7279 116 -0.23 98
IV.EPIT.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:23.96 0.6 undecidable manual P 267 36.741 118 0.29 49
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:22.59 0.6 undecidable manual P 281 31.6461 122 -0.4 48
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:22.03 1.0 negative manual P 45 27.6501 126 -0.46 24
IV.EPMN.HHZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:21.81 0.6 undecidable manual P 268 26.1516 128 -0.49 47
IV.EFIU.HNZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:21.76 0.1 undecidable manual P 260 23.5542 131 -0.24 100
IT.LAZR.HNZ. 2024-07-06T08:43:21.45 0.1 undecidable manual P 45 23.5542 131 -0.55 93
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.ECTS.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00027118195 0.28 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:29.20
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:2.2 0.000568 1.58 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:30.91
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:2.2 0.00043599999999999997 0.42 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:31.73
IV.ECTS.HHN. ML:2.0 0.000399 1.68 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:31.02
IV.MTTG.HHN. ML:0.0 0.00032317735 0.42 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:32.42
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:2.3 0.000442 0.28 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:33.22
IY.CNDF.HHE.00 ML:1.9 0.00021799999999999999 0.18 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:33.31
IY.CNDF.HHN.00 ML:1.8 0.0001976227 0.28 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:34.40
IV.MTTG.HHE. ML:0.0 0.00020844373 0.42 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:33.49
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:2.2 0.000347 0.26 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:34.51
IV.EPIT.HHE. ML:2.5 0.0010621014 0.46 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:35.04
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00015000000000000001 0.44 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:38.65
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.8 0.000122 1.58 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:39.13
IV.EPIT.HHN. ML:2.5 0.0009035 1.64 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:40.02
IV.MSRU.HNE. ML:2.3 0.00043936284999999996 0.29 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:33.22
IV.MSRU.HNN. ML:2.2 0.0003590136 0.26 AML other m 2024-07-06T08:43:34.38
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