Earthquake with magnitude of Md 2.6 on date 20-10-1996 and time 21:59:37 (Italy) in region 1 km S Borbona (RI)

A magnitude Md 2.6 earthquake occured in region: 1 km S Borbona (RI), on

  • 20-10-1996 19:59:37 (UTC)
  • 20-10-1996 21:59:37 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.5, 13.13 at 5 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
Borbona RI 1 617 617
Posta RI 4 694 1311
Micigliano RI 9 127 1438
Cagnano Amiterno AQ 9 1369 2807
Montereale AQ 10 2581 5388
Antrodoco RI 11 2588 7976
Borgo Velino RI 13 972 8948
Cittareale RI 13 482 9430
Barete AQ 14 737 10167
Capitignano AQ 14 665 10832
Castel Sant'Angelo RI 15 1308 12140
Leonessa RI 15 2435 14575
Pizzoli AQ 15 4326 18901
Scoppito AQ 18 3727 22628
Amatrice RI 19 2657 25285
Cantalice RI 19 2755 28040
Cittaducale RI 20 6828 34868

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
28 Km NW of L'Aquila (69753 inhabitants)
40 Km E of Terni (111501 inhabitants)
50 Km W of Teramo (54892 inhabitants)
61 Km SE of Foligno (57155 inhabitants)
65 Km NE of Guidonia Montecelio (88673 inhabitants)
66 Km NE of Tivoli (56533 inhabitants)
84 Km W of Montesilvano (53738 inhabitants)
85 Km E of Viterbo (67173 inhabitants)
86 Km NE of Roma (2864731 inhabitants)
87 Km W of Chieti (51815 inhabitants)
89 Km W of Pescara (121014 inhabitants)
90 Km SE of Perugia (166134 inhabitants)
96 Km NE of Velletri (53303 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 Md 2.6 1996-10-20
19:59:37
42.51 13.13 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 255049
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1996-10-20 19:59:37 ± 0.412
Latitude 42.51 ± 0.03
Longitude 13.13 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 255049

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) 3516.6
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 134
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 11
Number of defining phases 11
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.6
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00219
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.00899
Number of stations at which the event was observed 6
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 6
Magnitude information

Md:2.6

Field Value
Value 2.6
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 255049
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 21:01:20
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.SDI.Z. 1996-10-20T20:00:10.77 10.0 undecidable manual SG 147 0.0084 -0.02 0.6
--.ASS.Z. 1996-10-20T20:00:01.11 10.0 undecidable manual SG 328 0.0059 -0.66 0.5
--.ARV.Z. 1996-10-20T20:00:00.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 352 0.009 2.02 0.2
--.SDI.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:57.70 10.0 undecidable manual PG 147 0.0084 0.25 1.4
--.PQ9.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:56.56 10.0 undecidable manual SG 157 0.0047 -0.79 0.5
--.MNS.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:52.23 10.0 undecidable manual SG 250 0.0032 0.76 0.5
--.ASS.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:50.40 10.0 undecidable manual PG 328 0.0059 -1.57 0.4
--.PQ9.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:50.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 157 0.0047 0.94 1.2
--.AQU.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:47.32 10.0 undecidable manual SG 127 0.0022 -0.18 0.7
--.MNS.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:45.52 10.0 positive manual PG 250 0.0032 -0.14 3.6
--.AQU.Z. 1996-10-20T19:59:42.70 10.0 undecidable manual PG 127 0.0022 -0.67 1.4
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