Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.1 on date 04-02-2024 and time 08:11:16 (UTC) in region Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.1 earthquake occured in region: Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina), on

  • 04-02-2024 08:11:16 (UTC)
  • 04-02-2024 09:11:16 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.2440, 14.7820 at 119 km depth.

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

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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
Capo d'Orlando ME 10 13254 13254
Brolo ME 10 5783 19037
Piraino ME 12 3962 22999
Gioiosa Marea ME 13 7074 30073
Naso ME 13 3813 33886
Ficarra ME 15 1469 35355
Capri Leone ME 16 4515 39870
Sant'Angelo di Brolo ME 17 3090 42960
Mirto ME 18 974 43934
Castell'Umberto ME 18 3128 47062
Sinagra ME 19 2705 49767
Montagnareale ME 19 1615 51382
San Salvatore di Fitalia ME 19 1319 52701
Torrenova ME 19 4386 57087
Frazzanò ME 19 711 57798
Patti ME 20 13431 71229

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
68 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
77 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
78 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
87 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
Recent and historical seismicity
Seismic hazard
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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 2.1 2024-02-04
08:11:16
38.2437 14.7823 119 2024-02-04
08:43:38
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 125024671
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-04 08:11:16 ± 0.18
Latitude 38.2437 ± 0.0117
Longitude 14.7823 ± 0.0137
Depth (km) 119 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 125024671

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1275
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 910
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 167
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1280.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 86
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 27
Number of defining phases 18
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.13
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.64661
Number of stations at which the event was observed 20
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 11
Magnitude information

ML:2.1

Field Value
Value 2.1
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 30
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 125024671
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-04 08:43:38
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.NOCI.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:12:46.06 3.0 undecidable manual Sn 1.67 0
IV.MNTP.HNZ. 2024-02-04T08:12:34.99 3.0 positive manual Pn 5.03 0
IV.PP3.EHZ. 2024-02-04T08:12:34.26 3.0 positive manual Pn 1.38 0
IV.SPS2.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:12:11.94 3.0 undecidable manual Sg 0.94 0
IV.MOCO.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:12:04.20 3.0 negative manual Pn -1.26 0
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:48.07 0.6 undecidable manual S 88 63.2922 150 -0.17 93
IV.CELI.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:47.73 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -0.04 0
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:46.91 1.0 undecidable manual S 127 49.617 155 0.03 49
IV.IFIL.HHE. 2024-02-04T08:11:46.27 1.0 undecidable manual S 333 39.8268 160 0.19 48
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:45.51 1.0 undecidable manual S 216 28.6491 165 0.16 49
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:45.25 0.6 undecidable manual S 160 23.6541 168 0.15 100
IV.ISNA.HHE. 2024-02-04T08:11:45.84 0.6 undecidable manual S 10 35.0427 162 0.1 99
IV.LIBRI.HNZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:44.69 0.6 undecidable manual S 144 21.867 169 -0.34 97
IV.MMGO.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:43.79 3.0 positive manual Pn 0.96 0
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:41.82 3.0 positive manual Pn 0.11 0
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:36.26 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 0.42 0
IV.GIB.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:35.18 0.6 undecidable manual P 247 71.7726 146 -0.05 93
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:34.01 0.6 undecidable manual P 127 49.617 155 0.13 96
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:34.85 0.6 undecidable manual P 198 62.0934 150 0.26 91
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:34.65 0.6 undecidable manual P 88 63.2922 150 -0.02 96
IV.EPZF.HNZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:34.06 1.0 undecidable manual P 172 47.0196 157 0.31 46
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:34.95 0.6 undecidable manual P 242 71.7726 146 -0.29 89
IV.ISNA.HHE. 2024-02-04T08:11:33.17 0.6 undecidable manual P 10 35.0427 162 -0.05 100
IV.IFIL.HHE. 2024-02-04T08:11:33.48 0.6 undecidable manual P 333 39.8268 160 0.06 99
IV.LIBRI.HNZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:32.99 0.6 undecidable manual P 144 21.867 169 0.18 100
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:32.76 0.6 undecidable manual P 216 28.6491 165 -0.24 97
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2024-02-04T08:11:32.71 1.0 positive manual P 160 23.6541 168 -0.15 50
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:2.0 0.0000753 0.5 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:48.24
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:2.0 0.00006285000000000001 0.44 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:48.66
IV.MSRU.HNE. ML:2.4 0.00013828015500000002 0.9088 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:13.45
IV.MSRU.HNN. ML:2.3 0.000120305365 0.8576 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:53.31
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:2.2 0.00009275914000000001 0.9344 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:04.63
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:2.1 0.00008200810499999999 1.1392 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:04.54
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.8 0.000044248134999999996 0.416 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:49.64
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:2.0 0.00006819016 0.3456 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:51.23
IV.GIB.HHE. ML:2.2 0.000091898595 1.3248 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:11.80
IV.GIB.HHN. ML:2.2 0.00008615753500000001 0.7424 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:51.66
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2.3 0.0001347726 0.6208 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:53.96
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2.3 0.00011740455 0.8192 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:05.25
IV.GALF.HNE. ML:2.0 0.00006002581999999999 0.7296 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:53.95
IV.GALF.HNN. ML:2.0 0.000060976975 0.8768 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:00.52
IV.HLNI.HNE. ML:2.3 0.00009178691 0.6208 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:56.71
IV.HLNI.HNN. ML:2.3 0.000099145295 0.7104 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:49.08
IV.HLNI.HHE. ML:1.6 0.000020564674999999998 0.896 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:18.25
IV.HLNI.HHN. ML:2.0 0.00004297617500000001 1.28 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:03.35
IV.PLAC.HHE. ML:2.3 0.00006320442000000002 1.44 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:09.67
IV.PLAC.HHN. ML:2.0 0.00003642675 0.5568 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:01.45
IV.PLAC.HNE. ML:2.4 0.00008222382999999999 0.672 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:02.15
IV.PLAC.HNN. ML:2.4 0.00009682228000000001 1.2928 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:43.60
IV.MMGO.HNE. ML:2.2 0.000047329705 1.184 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:53.71
IV.MMGO.HNN. ML:2.3 0.000055069245 0.992 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:15.55
IV.MMGO.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00001987336 0.8768 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:53.77
IV.MMGO.HHN. ML:1.7 0.00001536337 1.0816 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:19.18
IV.CELI.HHE. ML:2.0 0.000020648525000000002 1.7216 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:02.64
IV.CELI.HHN. ML:2.0 0.000023942619999999998 2.1376 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:30.35
IV.CELI.HNE. ML:2.3 0.00004619428449999999 1.3952 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:11:50.80
IV.CELI.HNN. ML:2.4 0.000054292699999999996 1.4144 AML other m 2024-02-04T08:12:05.11
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