Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.4 on date 06-10-1997 and time 18:48:40 (Italy) in region 4 km NE Sellano (PG)

A magnitude Md 3.4 earthquake occured in region: 4 km NE Sellano (PG), on

  • 06-10-1997 16:48:40 (UTC)
  • 06-10-1997 18:48:40 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.92, 12.95 at 4 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
Sellano PG 4 1079 1079
Preci PG 8 724 1803
Monte Cavallo MC 10 145 1948
Cerreto di Spoleto PG 11 1075 3023
Visso MC 11 1107 4130
Ussita MC 16 444 4574
Pieve Torina MC 17 1458 6032
Castelsantangelo sul Nera MC 17 281 6313
Trevi PG 17 8469 14782
Serravalle di Chienti MC 17 1070 15852
Fiordimonte MC 18 202 16054
Campello sul Clitunno PG 18 2442 18496
Vallo di Nera PG 18 364 18860
Norcia PG 18 4957 23817
Pievebovigliana MC 20 866 24683
Muccia MC 20 915 25598

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
21 Km E of Foligno (57155 inhabitants)
47 Km NE of Terni (111501 inhabitants)
51 Km E of Perugia (166134 inhabitants)
68 Km W of Teramo (54892 inhabitants)
73 Km NW of L'Aquila (69753 inhabitants)
89 Km NE of Viterbo (67173 inhabitants)
91 Km SW of Ancona (100861 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
Md 3.4
ML-VAX 2.5
1997-10-06
16:48:40
42.92 12.95 4 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 290989
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1997-10-06 16:48:40 ± 0.34
Latitude 42.92 ± 0.01
Longitude 12.95 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 4 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 290989

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) 1961.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 150
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 18
Number of defining phases 18
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) 0.00235
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01222
Number of stations at which the event was observed 13
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitudes information

Md:3.4

Field Value
Value 3.4
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 290989
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 21:34:00

ML:2.5

Field Value
Value 2.5
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 290989
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
--.FB9.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:08.80 10.0 undecidable manual SG 350 0.007 0.15 0.7
--.SDI.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:07.11 10.0 undecidable manual PN 151 0.0122 1.06 0.2
--.CSNT.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:06.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 295 0.012 0.39 1
--.SFI.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:05.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 321 0.0114 0.27 1.2
--.AQU.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:04.92 10.0 undecidable manual SG 149 0.0058 0.58 0.4
--.RDP.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:03.76 10.0 undecidable manual PN 188 0.0105 0.36 1.2
--.RSM.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:02.75 10.0 undecidable manual PG 340 0.0096 0.72 0.6
--.RMP.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:02.62 10.0 undecidable manual PN 189 0.01 -0.09 1.5
--.ARV.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:01.92 10.0 undecidable manual SG 359 0.0052 -0.19 0.7
--.MNS.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:01.22 10.0 undecidable manual SG 200 0.0051 -0.43 0.5
--.CRE.Z. 1997-10-06T16:49:00.35 10.0 undecidable manual PG 314 0.0091 -0.52 1
--.PQ9.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:59.26 10.0 undecidable manual PG 159 0.0085 -0.49 1.1
--.FB9.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:56.20 10.0 undecidable manual PG 350 0.007 -0.64 0.8
--.AQU.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:53.99 10.0 undecidable manual PG 149 0.0058 -0.18 1.7
--.MNS.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:52.18 10.0 positive manual PG 200 0.0051 -0.44 2.5
--.ARV.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:52.23 10.0 undecidable manual PG 359 0.0052 -0.66 0.8
--.ASS.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:50.74 10.0 undecidable manual SG 303 0.0023 0.2 0.7
--.ASS.Z. 1997-10-06T16:48:46.53 10.0 undecidable manual PG 303 0.0023 0.33 1.5
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