Earthquake with magnitude of M 4.2 on date 26-05-1996 and time 23:44:18 (Italy) in region Costa Greca Ionica (GRECIA)

A magnitude M 4.2 earthquake occured in region: Costa Greca Ionica (GRECIA), on

  • 26-05-1996 21:44:18 (UTC)
  • 26-05-1996 23:44:18 (UTC +02:00) Italian time
  • 27-05-1996 00:44:18 (UTC +03:00) local time in the region of the earthquake (Europe/Athens)

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.09, 20.47 at 10 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

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

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
M 4.2 1996-05-26
21:44:18
38.09 20.47 10 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 246599
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1996-05-26 21:44:18 ± 0.622
Latitude 38.09 ± 0.03
Longitude 20.47 ± 0.06
Depth (km) 10 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 246599

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) 5797.9
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 300
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 62
Number of defining phases 62
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.7
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.02598
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.1075
Number of stations at which the event was observed 45
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 45
Magnitude information

M:4.2

Field Value
Value 4.2
Uncertainty
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude M
Reference to an origin 246599
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 09:54:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.CTI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:48:32.16 10.0 undecidable manual SN 321 0.0926 -1.47 0.2
--.FVI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:48:30.39 10.0 undecidable manual SN 327 0.0919 -1.42 0.2
--.GE9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:48:21.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN 327 0.0883 -0.82 0.4
--.BDI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:48:15.70 10.0 undecidable manual SN 310 0.0857 -0.48 0.5
--.PII.Z. 1996-05-26T21:48:12.57 10.0 undecidable manual SN 308 0.0844 0.58 0.5
--.PGD.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:56.58 10.0 undecidable manual SN 312 0.0789 -0.88 0.4
--.SFI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:56.21 10.0 undecidable manual SN 313 0.0784 0.02 0.6
--.RSM.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:50.23 10.0 undecidable manual SN 315 0.0755 1.57 0.1
--.FB9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:39.98 10.0 undecidable manual SN 314 0.0725 -0.76 0.4
--.ARV.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:35.17 10.0 undecidable manual SN 314 0.0706 -0.38 0.6
--.ORO.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:07.68 10.0 undecidable manual PN 311 0.1075 -0.9 0.8
--.VAI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:47:03.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.1048 -1.36 0.4
--.BR9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:59.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 320 0.1009 1.16 0.6
--.BOB.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:50.53 10.0 undecidable manual PN 311 0.0954 0.38 1.2
--.SAL.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:48.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 317 0.0948 -1.1 0.6
--.CTI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:44.32 10.0 negative manual PN 321 0.0926 -1.46 0.8
--.FVI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:43.85 10.0 undecidable manual PN 327 0.0919 -0.89 0.8
--.GE9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:37.71 10.0 undecidable manual PN 327 0.0883 -1.55 0.4
--.BDI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:36.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0857 0.74 1
--.PII.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:33.94 10.0 undecidable manual PN 308 0.0844 0.64 1.1
--.CI9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:30.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 303 0.0452 1.4 0.2
--.TRI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:28.14 10.0 negative manual PN 327 0.0818 -1.27 1.2
--.FG3.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:27.78 10.0 undecidable manual SN 316 0.045 -0.24 0.6
--.GIB.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:27.90 10.0 undecidable manual SN 269 0.0457 -1.71 0.1
--.PGD.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:27.30 10.0 undecidable manual PN 312 0.0789 2.13 0.1
--.SFI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:25.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.0784 1.33 0.5
--.CRE.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:22.45 10.0 undecidable manual PN 311 0.0763 1.5 0.4
--.SGO.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:20.39 10.0 undecidable manual SN 301 0.0422 -0.14 0.6
--.RSM.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:20.32 10.0 undecidable manual PN 315 0.0755 0.5 1.3
--.MNO.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:16.19 10.0 undecidable manual SN 268 0.041 -1.01 0.4
--.FB9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:15.00 10.0 positive manual PN 314 0.0725 -0.25 2.9
--.SA1.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:13.30 10.0 undecidable manual SN 276 0.04 -1.39 0.2
--.ARV.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:12.23 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0706 -0.02 1.5
--.ASS.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:12.33 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0696 1.59 0.4
--.MNS.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:05.83 10.0 undecidable manual PN 306 0.0659 0.71 1.2
--.AQU.Z. 1996-05-26T21:46:00.64 10.0 undecidable manual PN 309 0.0618 1.78 0.3
--.PQ9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:57.48 10.0 undecidable manual PN 306 0.0601 1.21 0.7
--.SDI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:51.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.0563 0.6 1.3
--.GRI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:47.65 10.0 undecidable manual SN 282 0.0293 1.29 0.3
--.DUI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:45.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 308 0.0525 1.32 0.6
--.FG2.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:40.29 10.0 undecidable manual PN 312 0.0495 0.18 1.6
--.CI9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:35.24 10.0 undecidable manual PN 303 0.0452 1.64 0.4
--.FG5.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:35.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 308 0.0461 0.94 1
--.CS9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:33.66 10.0 undecidable manual PN 268 0.0453 -0.09 1.6
--.GIB.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:33.58 10.0 undecidable manual PN 269 0.0457 -0.6 1.3
--.FG3.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:32.95 10.0 undecidable manual PN 316 0.045 -0.31 1.5
--.FG4.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:32.41 10.0 undecidable manual PN 308 0.0439 0.94 1
--.CA9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:30.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.0431 -0.19 1.6
--.SGO.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:28.78 10.0 undecidable manual PN 301 0.0422 -0.16 1.6
--.MU9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:28.95 10.0 undecidable manual PN 304 0.0421 0.16 1.6
--.MNO.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:27.15 10.0 undecidable manual PN 268 0.041 0.13 1.6
--.SL9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:25.98 10.0 undecidable manual PN 301 0.0395 1.13 0.8
--.SA1.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:24.93 10.0 undecidable manual PN 276 0.04 -0.63 1.3
--.MGR.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:24.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 298 0.0389 0.09 1.6
--.BRT.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:15.79 10.0 undecidable manual PN 316 0.034 -0.66 1.3
--.SC9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:15.32 10.0 negative manual PN 272 0.0337 -0.56 2.7
--.MO9.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:15.58 10.0 undecidable manual PN 268 0.0338 -0.59 1.3
--.ORI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:15.30 10.0 undecidable manual PN 301 0.0332 0.14 1.6
--.TDS.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:13.99 10.0 undecidable manual PN 295 0.0322 0.34 1.5
--.SOI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:11.87 10.0 negative manual PN 269 0.0312 -0.37 3
--.GRI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:09.30 10.0 negative manual PN 282 0.0293 -0.18 3.2
--.LCI.Z. 1996-05-26T21:45:03.42 10.0 negative manual PN 320 0.026 -0.8 2.3
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