Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.7 on date 08-12-2023 and time 21:52:49 (Italy) in region 6 km E Picerno (PZ)

A magnitude ML 1.7 earthquake occured in region: 6 km E Picerno (PZ), on

  • 08-12-2023 20:52:49 (UTC)
  • 08-12-2023 21:52:49 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.6420, 15.7060 at 11 km depth.

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

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

Distances are determinated based on the geographic coordintes of the (Istat).
Municipality Region Dist Inh Cum Inh
Picerno PZ 6 5985 5985
Tito PZ 7 7332 13317
Potenza PZ 9 67122 80439
Ruoti PZ 9 3579 84018
Avigliano PZ 10 11577 95595
Pignola PZ 10 6962 102557
Baragiano PZ 10 2671 105228
Satriano di Lucania PZ 12 2374 107602
Savoia di Lucania PZ 15 1127 108729
Sant'Angelo Le Fratte PZ 16 1429 110158
Balvano PZ 16 1830 111988
Vietri di Potenza PZ 17 2832 114820
Sasso di Castalda PZ 17 835 115655
Abriola PZ 17 1531 117186
Vaglio Basilicata PZ 18 2047 119233
Filiano PZ 19 2926 122159
Ricigliano SA 19 1144 123303
Pietragalla PZ 19 4160 127463
Bella PZ 19 5171 132634
Brienza PZ 19 4078 136712
Caggiano SA 19 2765 139477

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
9 Km W of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
61 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
71 Km S of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
74 Km W of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
75 Km W of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
80 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
82 Km SW of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
82 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
85 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
89 Km SW of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
92 Km S of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
92 Km SW of Trani (56217 inhabitants)
95 Km SW of Bisceglie (55422 inhabitants)
95 Km SE of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
98 Km SW of Molfetta (59874 inhabitants)
98 Km SW of Bitonto (55540 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
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.7 2023-12-08
20:52:49
40.6422 15.7055 11 2023-12-08
21:07:16
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 123904721
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2023-12-08 20:52:49 ± 0.08
Latitude 40.6422 ± 0.0054
Longitude 15.7055 ± 0.0071
Depth (km) 11 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 123904721

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 579
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 521
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 225
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 580.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 40
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 32
Number of defining phases 30
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) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.72935
Number of stations at which the event was observed 23
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 21
Magnitude information

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 27
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 123904721
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2023-12-08 21:07:16
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.PIPA.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:53:33.57 3.0 undecidable manual S -0.48 0
IV.NOCI.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:53:09.05 3.0 negative manual P 0.45 0
IV.AMUR.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:53:03.16 0.3 undecidable manual P 68 80.9523 50 0.2 66
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:53:01.37 0.3 undecidable manual S 348 35.5422 50 0.34 69
IV.CAFE.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:59.16 0.3 undecidable manual P 318 58.1973 50 -0.28 68
IV.MRVN.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:59.39 0.3 undecidable manual P 41 62.0934 50 -0.65 61
IV.SCHR.EHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:59.14 0.3 undecidable manual P 147 58.1973 50 -0.31 67
IX.SRN3.HHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:59.43 0.3 undecidable manual S 230 27.1506 50 0.65 64
IV.MIGL.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:59.80 0.1 undecidable manual P 94 62.0934 50 -0.24 91
IV.ACER.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:58.80 0.3 undecidable manual S 51 25.5522 50 0.42 70
IV.SNAL.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:58.07 0.3 undecidable manual P 307 52.2033 50 -0.45 66
IX.SFL3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:57.33 0.6 undecidable manual S 327 19.4694 119 0.61 45
IX.AVG3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:55.39 0.3 undecidable manual S 7 13.3755 129 0.44 72
IV.PTRP.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:55.98 0.1 undecidable manual P 114 32.8449 50 0.44 91
IX.VDS3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:55.19 0.1 undecidable manual P 295 25.8519 50 0.73 83
IX.PGN3.HHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:55.14 0.3 undecidable manual S 135 10.878 134 0.83 62
IV.VULT.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:55.58 0.3 undecidable manual P 348 35.5422 50 -0.37 69
IX.SCL3.HNZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:55.89 0.3 undecidable manual S 290 17.3715 122 -0.19 74
IV.MCEL.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:55.76 0.1 undecidable manual P 167 36.1416 50 -0.28 94
IX.SRN3.HHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:54.80 0.1 undecidable manual P 230 27.1506 50 0.14 98
IX.STN3.EHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:54.66 0.3 undecidable manual S 200 13.2756 129 -0.26 73
IX.MRN3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:54.01 0.1 undecidable manual P 175 24.0537 50 -0.18 98
IV.ACER.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:54.18 0.1 undecidable manual P 51 25.5522 50 -0.24 97
IV.PZUN.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:53.53 0.3 undecidable manual S 87 8.5803 141 -0.23 74
IX.SFL3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:53.35 0.1 undecidable manual P 327 19.4694 119 -0.11 100
IV.MRLC.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:53.51 0.1 undecidable manual P 305 22.1556 50 -0.39 94
IX.STN3.EHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:52.80 0.3 undecidable manual P 200 13.2756 129 0.38 72
IX.AVG3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:52.69 0.1 undecidable manual P 7 13.3755 129 0.25 99
IX.PGN3.HHZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:52.05 0.3 undecidable manual P 135 10.878 134 -0.02 77
IX.SCL3.HNZ.02 2023-12-08T20:52:52.67 0.3 undecidable manual P 290 17.3715 122 -0.42 70
IX.VDP3.HNZ.01 2023-12-08T20:52:52.32 0.3 undecidable manual P 250 11.9769 132 0.1 77
IV.PZUN.HHZ. 2023-12-08T20:52:51.37 0.3 undecidable manual P 87 8.5803 141 -0.38 72
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.PZUN.HNE. ML:2.1 0.0015400000000000001 1.44 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:53.26
IV.PZUN.HHN. ML:2.2 0.00229 1.8 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:54.95
IV.PZUN.HNN. ML:2.2 0.0022800000000000003 1.78 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:54.05
IV.PZUN.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0017200000000000002 0.4 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:54.26
IX.PGN3.HNN.01 ML:1.8 0.0006652458 0.2944 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:57.47
IX.PGN3.HHN.02 ML:1.8 0.0007115371500000001 0.2944 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:57.47
IX.PGN3.HNE.01 ML:1.8 0.0006919999999999999 0.34 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:57.62
IX.PGN3.HHE.02 ML:1.8 0.000656 0.34 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:57.62
IX.STN3.EHE.02 ML:3.3 0.020415839999999998 0.4224 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:59.85
IV.ACER.HNE. ML:1.7 0.0002751553 0.2048 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:59.80
IV.ACER.HHE. ML:1.7 0.0002919732 0.2048 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:52:59.80
IV.ACER.HHN. ML:1.6 0.00021 1.78 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:00.09
IV.ACER.HNN. ML:1.6 0.00020400000000000003 1.78 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:00.10
IX.STN3.EHN.02 ML:3.3 0.020303674999999997 0.3584 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:00.56
IV.VULT.HHE. ML:1.1 0.00005734882499999999 0.1664 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:03.95
IX.SRN3.HHE.02 ML:1.6 0.000193 0.42 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:04.07
IX.SRN3.HHN.02 ML:1.8 0.0003005 0.3 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:04.08
IV.MRLC.HHN. ML:1.4 0.000186 0.32 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:04.05
IV.MRLC.HHE. ML:1.2 0.00011618909999999999 0.3712 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:04.60
IV.PTRP.HHN. ML:1.3 0.000088422375 0.3584 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:05.17
IV.MIGL.HHN. ML:2.0 0.00021500000000000002 0.2 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:10.17
IV.VULT.HHN. ML:1.2 0.00006966254499999999 0.32 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:05.94
IV.AMUR.HHN. ML:1.5 0.000044045305 0.2176 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:16.19
IV.AMUR.HHE. ML:1.4 0.00003625000000000001 0.44 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:17.69
IV.MIGL.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0001377788 0.1408 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:10.17
IX.SRN3.HNE.01 ML:1.8 0.00030627865 0.5632 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:03.78
IX.SRN3.HNN.01 ML:1.7 0.0002735969 0.3712 AML other m 2023-12-08T20:53:03.64
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