Earthquake with magnitude of ML-VAX 3.7 on date 24-03-1997 and time 22:21:10 (Italy) in region Albania

A magnitude ML-VAX 3.7 earthquake occured in region: Albania, on

  • 24-03-1997 21:21:10 (UTC)
  • 24-03-1997 22:21:10 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 41.94, 20.38 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.

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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-VAX 3.7 1997-03-24
21:21:10
41.94 20.38 10 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 263889
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1997-03-24 21:21:10 ± 1.001
Latitude 41.94 ± 0.02
Longitude 20.38 ± 0.10
Depth (km) 10 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 263889

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) 8905.2
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 268
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 33
Number of defining phases 33
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.4
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.02105
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.07625
Number of stations at which the event was observed 33
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 33
Magnitude information

ML:3.7

Field Value
Value 3.7
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 29
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 263889
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 13:07:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.BR9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:23:13.21 10.0 undecidable manual PN 304 0.0763 0.02 1
--.FVI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:56.16 10.0 undecidable manual PN 311 0.0644 1.13 0.1
--.VVI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:52.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 306 0.063 -0.87 0.3
--.GE9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:49.37 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0609 -0.35 1
--.ASS.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:36.48 10.0 undecidable manual PN 282 0.0521 0.01 1.3
--.MNS.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:35.83 10.0 undecidable manual PN 275 0.0514 0.49 0.9
--.PQ9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:28.61 10.0 undecidable manual PN 271 0.0466 0.61 0.7
--.AQU.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:27.91 10.0 undecidable manual PN 275 0.0466 -0.11 1.4
--.SOI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:25.53 10.0 undecidable manual PN 220 0.0457 -1.14 0.2
--.SDI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:24.34 10.0 undecidable manual PN 267 0.044 0.3 1.2
--.RMI2.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:20.19 10.0 undecidable manual PN 261 0.0415 -0.09 1.5
--.CPI2.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:18.87 10.0 undecidable manual PN 266 0.0407 -0.16 1.4
--.DUI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:17.32 10.0 undecidable manual PN 266 0.0397 -0.18 1.4
--.VTB1.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:17.27 10.0 undecidable manual PN 260 0.0392 0.53 0.9
--.GRI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:16.74 10.0 undecidable manual PN 223 0.0389 0.41 1.1
--.SMB1.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:14.94 10.0 undecidable manual PN 263 0.0383 -0.38 1.2
--.PSB1.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:14.81 10.0 undecidable manual PN 260 0.038 0.01 1.5
--.DSB1.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:13.51 10.0 undecidable manual PN 261 0.0367 0.55 0.9
--.CI9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:13.29 10.0 undecidable manual PN 255 0.0373 -0.59 0.8
--.MRB1.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:13.83 10.0 undecidable manual PN 258 0.0371 0.31 1.3
--.SGO.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:12.28 10.0 undecidable manual PN 250 0.0364 -0.17 1.4
--.SL9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:10.98 10.0 undecidable manual PN 246 0.035 0.72 0.6
--.CA9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:10.35 10.0 undecidable manual PN 254 0.0346 0.76 0.6
--.FG5.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:09.81 10.0 undecidable manual PN 260 0.0348 -0.21 1.4
--.FG2.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:09.32 10.0 undecidable manual PN 268 0.0349 -0.84 0.4
--.TDS.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:09.72 10.0 undecidable manual PN 233 0.0342 0.55 0.9
--.MU9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:09.52 10.0 undecidable manual PN 252 0.0346 -0.19 1.4
--.FG4.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:07.56 10.0 undecidable manual PN 257 0.0334 -0.41 1.1
--.ORI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:05.81 10.0 undecidable manual PN 237 0.0316 0.69 0.7
--.FG3.Z. 1997-03-24T21:22:01.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 265 0.0297 -1.02 0.2
--.LT9.Z. 1997-03-24T21:21:57.59 10.0 undecidable manual PN 243 0.0269 -0.28 1.3
--.BRT.Z. 1997-03-24T21:21:52.94 10.0 undecidable manual PN 245 0.0237 -0.21 1.4
--.LCI.Z. 1997-03-24T21:21:48.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 225 0.021 -0.2 1.4
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