Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.2 on date 12-02-2024 and time 15:40:09 (UTC) in region Isole Eolie (Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.2 earthquake occured in region: Isole Eolie (Messina), on

  • 12-02-2024 15:40:09 (UTC)
  • 12-02-2024 16:40:09 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.4280, 14.3680 at 8 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

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
84 Km E of Bagheria (55387 inhabitants)
94 Km E of Palermo (674435 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 2.2 2024-02-12
15:40:09
38.4285 14.3675 8 2024-02-12
16:07:13
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 125240351
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-12 15:40:09 ± 0.13
Latitude 38.4285 ± 0.0108
Longitude 14.3675 ± 0.0115
Depth (km) 8 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 125240351

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1368
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 647
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 327
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1370.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 149
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 32
Number of defining phases 28
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.29
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.82288
Number of stations at which the event was observed 19
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 16
Magnitude information

ML:2.2

Field Value
Value 2.2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 10
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 125240351
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-12 16:07:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.TDS.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:41:12.46 3.0 undecidable manual Sn 0.36 0
IV.HPAC.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:41:01.34 3.0 undecidable manual Sn 0.15 0
IV.HPAC.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:39.19 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -1.07 0
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:39.64 3.0 undecidable manual S -0.12 0
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:37.55 0.6 undecidable manual S 124 90.9423 50 0.97 32
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:36.85 1.0 undecidable manual S 132 89.4438 50 0.67 18
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:29.03 0.6 undecidable manual S 206 60.7947 50 0.49 42
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:28.93 0.6 undecidable manual S 134 61.494 50 0.21 44
IV.LIBRI.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:28.82 0.6 undecidable manual S 128 62.0934 50 -0.06 45
IV.IVUG.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:26.24 0.6 undecidable manual S 94 53.9016 50 -0.46 42
IV.PLLN.EHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:26.80 0.6 undecidable manual S 202 52.1034 50 0.56 41
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:25.43 0.1 undecidable manual P 132 89.4438 50 0.71 72
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:25.99 0.6 undecidable manual S 94 51.7038 50 -0.12 46
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:24.55 0.1 undecidable manual P 110 91.3419 50 -0.46 79
IV.ISNA.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:24.30 0.3 undecidable manual S 71 44.1225 50 0.2 68
IV.MCPD.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:24.89 0.6 undecidable manual S 137 46.62 50 0.13 46
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:24.77 0.1 undecidable manual P 124 90.9423 50 -0.18 84
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:23.23 0.1 undecidable manual P 123 80.4639 50 -0.11 87
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:20.12 1.0 negative manual P 134 61.494 50 -0.29 22
IV.LIBRI.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:20.08 0.1 undecidable manual P 128 62.0934 50 -0.43 84
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:20.58 1.0 negative manual P 206 60.7947 50 0.27 22
IV.IVUG.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:19.48 0.1 undecidable manual P 94 53.9016 50 0.23 89
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:18.77 0.1 undecidable manual P 94 51.7038 50 -0.14 91
IV.PLLN.EHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:18.36 0.1 undecidable manual P 202 52.1034 50 -0.62 80
IV.IVCR.HHN. 2024-02-12T15:40:18.83 0.1 undecidable manual P 92 51.6039 50 -0.07 92
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:18.05 1.0 negative manual P 156 47.9187 50 -0.28 22
IV.IFIL.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:17.93 0.6 undecidable manual S 50 23.4543 108 0.3 46
IV.ISNA.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:17.67 0.1 undecidable manual P 71 44.1225 50 -0.07 94
IV.MCPD.HHZ. 2024-02-12T15:40:17.98 0.1 positive manual P 137 46.62 50 -0.15 92
IV.IFIL.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:14.07 0.1 undecidable manual P 50 23.4543 108 0.06 97
IV.IACL.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:14.09 0.6 undecidable manual S 355 11.6772 123 0.21 48
IV.IACL.HHE. 2024-02-12T15:40:11.87 0.1 undecidable manual P 355 11.6772 123 0.03 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MCPD.HHE. ML:1.6 0.00011145 1.18 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:26.82
IV.MCPD.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0001255 0.28 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:26.68
IV.LIBRI.HHE. ML:2.2 0.00032950000000000004 0.66 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:31.79
IV.LIBRI.HNE. ML:2.5 0.000653 0.24 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:31.49
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:2.3 0.000373 0.56 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:31.60
IV.LIBRI.HNN. ML:2.5 0.0006015 0.9 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:31.79
IV.LIBRI.HHN. ML:2.2 0.00028149999999999996 0.5 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:32.60
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:2.4 0.00047149999999999997 1.22 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:32.01
IV.NOV.HHN. ML:2.2 0.00022700000000000002 0.28 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:37.37
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:2.3 0.00029 1.68 AML other m 2024-02-12T15:40:38.04
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