Earthquake with magnitude of Md 1.8 on date 16-02-2024 and time 17:59:02 (Italy) in region Campi Flegrei

A magnitude Md 1.8 earthquake occured in region: Campi Flegrei, on

  • 16-02-2024 16:59:02 (UTC)
  • 16-02-2024 17:59:02 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.8320, 14.1280 at 3 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Operativa INGV-OV (Napoli).

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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
Pozzuoli NA 4 81661 81661
Quarto NA 5 40930 122591
Bacoli NA 6 26560 149151
Monte di Procida NA 7 12886 162037
Marano di Napoli NA 9 59874 221911
Calvizzano NA 10 12329 234240
Qualiano NA 10 25702 259942
Napoli NA 10 974074 1234016
Mugnano di Napoli NA 11 34828 1268844
Procida NA 11 10530 1279374
Villaricca NA 12 31122 1310496
Giugliano in Campania NA 13 122974 1433470
Melito di Napoli NA 14 37826 1471296
Parete CE 14 11442 1482738
Casavatore NA 15 18661 1501399
Sant'Antimo NA 15 33905 1535304
Arzano NA 15 34886 1570190
Casandrino NA 16 14336 1584526
Casoria NA 16 77642 1662168
Grumo Nevano NA 16 18061 1680229
Lusciano CE 16 15362 1695591
Trentola-Ducenta CE 17 19429 1715020
Cesa CE 17 8841 1723861
Aversa CE 17 53047 1776908
Frattamaggiore NA 17 30329 1807237
San Giorgio a Cremano NA 17 45557 1852794
Casapesenna CE 18 6987 1859781
Sant'Arpino CE 18 14307 1874088
San Marcellino CE 18 14155 1888243
Succivo CE 18 8457 1896700
Frattaminore NA 18 16208 1912908
Afragola NA 18 65057 1977965
Ercolano NA 19 53709 2031674
Ischia NA 19 19915 2051589
San Cipriano d'Aversa CE 19 13653 2065242
Frignano CE 19 9008 2074250
Crispano NA 19 12354 2086604
Villa di Briano CE 19 7087 2093691
Gricignano di Aversa CE 19 11881 2105572
Carinaro CE 19 7181 2112753
Portici NA 19 55274 2168027
Cardito NA 19 22755 2190782
Orta di Atella CE 19 27191 2217973
Volla NA 19 23755 2241728
Teverola CE 19 14291 2256019
Casal di Principe CE 20 21389 2277408
Cercola NA 20 18267 2295675
Casaluce CE 20 10078 2305753

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
4 Km SE of Pozzuoli (81661 inhabitants)
9 Km SW of Marano di Napoli (59874 inhabitants)
10 Km W of Napoli (974074 inhabitants)
13 Km SW of Giugliano in Campania (122974 inhabitants)
16 Km SW of Casoria (77642 inhabitants)
17 Km SW of Aversa (53047 inhabitants)
18 Km SW of Afragola (65057 inhabitants)
19 Km W of Ercolano (53709 inhabitants)
19 Km W of Portici (55274 inhabitants)
21 Km W of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
24 Km SW of Acerra (59573 inhabitants)
32 Km SW of Caserta (76326 inhabitants)
33 Km W of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
35 Km W of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
51 Km W of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
56 Km W of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
57 Km W of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
64 Km SW of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
76 Km W of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Reviewed
Rev200
Md 1.8 2024-02-16
16:59:02
40.8318 14.1282 3 2024-02-16
17:16:02
Sala Operativa INGV-OV (Napoli) 125317671
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-16 16:59:02
Latitude 40.8318
Longitude 14.1282
Depth (km) 3 ± 0 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 200 -> SURVEY-INGV-OV#SiSmi
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 125317671

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) 200.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 113
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 1
Number of defining phases 1
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.09
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree)
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree)
Number of stations at which the event was observed 0
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 0
Magnitude information

Md:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 125317671
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV-OV (Napoli)
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-16 17:16:02
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