Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.6 on date 24-02-2024 and time 05:38:18 (UTC) in region 3 km SE Bova (RC)

A magnitude ML 1.6 earthquake occured in region: 3 km SE Bova (RC), on

  • 24-02-2024 05:38:18 (UTC)
  • 24-02-2024 06:38:18 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.9680, 15.9520 at 7 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
Bova RC 4 448 448
Bova Marina RC 5 4235 4683
Palizzi RC 6 2480 7163
Staiti RC 8 248 7411
Condofuri RC 9 5113 12524
Roccaforte del Greco RC 10 476 13000
San Lorenzo RC 11 2640 15640
Bruzzano Zeffirio RC 13 1111 16751
Bagaladi RC 13 1039 17790
Brancaleone RC 13 3584 21374
Ferruzzano RC 14 772 22146
Samo RC 15 809 22955
Melito di Porto Salvo RC 15 11355 34310
Roghudi RC 17 1104 35414
Montebello Ionico RC 17 6214 41628
Sant'Agata del Bianco RC 18 592 42220
Africo RC 18 3075 45295
Caraffa del Bianco RC 18 539 45834
Casignana RC 19 759 46593

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
31 Km SE of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
43 Km SE of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
80 Km NE of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
92 Km NE of Catania (314555 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 1.6 2024-02-24
05:38:18
37.9685 15.9518 7 2024-02-24
05:46:39
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 125514751
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-24 05:38:18 ± 0.15
Latitude 37.9685 ± 0.0045
Longitude 15.9518 ± 0.0034
Depth (km) 7 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 125514751

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 423
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 382
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 357
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 420.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 142
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 16
Number of defining phases 13
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.15
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.27519
Number of stations at which the event was observed 11
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitude information

ML:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 125514751
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-24 05:46:39
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:31.37 3.0 positive manual P -0.02 0
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:29.10 3.0 negative manual P -0.18 0
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:26.41 3.0 negative manual P 0.01 0
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:26.72 0.3 undecidable manual S 280 22.3554 108 -0.28 70
IV.MRCB.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:25.17 0.1 positive manual P 315 30.5472 103 0.03 97
IT.MLPS.HNZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:25.05 0.3 undecidable manual S 252 16.0728 114 0.1 74
IV.SOI.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:24.30 0.3 undecidable manual S 38 14.6742 116 -0.21 72
IT.SAAM.HNZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:24.80 0.3 undecidable manual P 323 28.3494 104 0.09 72
IV.GMB1.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:24.28 0.6 undecidable manual P 333 25.4523 106 0.12 48
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:23.40 0.1 positive manual P 280 22.3554 108 -0.16 96
IT.MLPS.HNZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:22.26 0.3 undecidable manual P 252 16.0728 114 -0.12 73
IV.SOI.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:22.19 0.1 positive manual P 38 14.6742 116 0.07 99
IY.CNDF.HHZ.00 2024-02-24T05:38:22.96 0.3 undecidable manual S 295 9.0798 128 0.09 75
IY.CNDF.HHZ.00 2024-02-24T05:38:21.39 0.1 negative manual P 295 9.0798 128 0.22 97
IV.MPAZ.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:21.80 0.3 undecidable manual S 110 5.0949 144 -0.09 75
IV.MPAZ.HHZ. 2024-02-24T05:38:20.70 0.1 undecidable manual P 110 5.0949 144 0.09 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MPAZ.HHE. ML:0.0 0.005098505 0.0768 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:22.04
IV.MPAZ.HHN. ML:0.0 0.005190134999999999 0.2592 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:22.16
IV.MPAZ.HNN. ML:0.0 0.004867212 0.24 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:22.17
IY.CNDF.HHE.00 ML:2.0 0.00175 0.18 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:23.16
IY.CNDF.HHN.00 ML:1.8 0.001155 1.02 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:23.27
IV.SOI.HHN. ML:1.5 0.00033499999999999996 0.18 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:24.58
IV.SOI.HNE. ML:1.6 0.00039349999999999997 0.32 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:24.46
IV.SOI.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0004165 0.34 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:24.47
IV.SOI.HNN. ML:1.5 0.00035850000000000004 1.2 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:25.65
IV.MRCB.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0001855 0.16 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:29.78
IV.MRCB.HHE. ML:1.5 0.00017099999999999998 0.42 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:29.99
IV.GMB1.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0002245 0.78 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:30.40
IV.GMB1.HNN. ML:1.6 0.0002385 0.4 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:30.41
IV.MTTG.HHN. ML:1.6 0.000257 1.08 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:30.43
IV.GMB1.HNE. ML:1.4 0.0001475 0.5 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:30.54
IV.MTTG.HHE. ML:1.5 0.000229 0.62 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:30.97
IV.GMB1.HHE. ML:1.4 0.0001595 0.46 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:33.28
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:2.0 0.0002195 1.5 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:37.23
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:2.1 0.00028500000000000004 0.78 AML other m 2024-02-24T05:38:38.72
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