Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 27-02-2024 and time 11:58:26 (Italy) in region 7 km E Santa Croce Camerina (RG)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: 7 km E Santa Croce Camerina (RG), on

  • 27-02-2024 10:58:26 (UTC)
  • 27-02-2024 11:58:26 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 36.8460, 14.5980 at 28 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
Santa Croce Camerina RG 7 10823 10823
Scicli RG 11 27077 37900
Comiso RG 11 30156 68056
Vittoria RG 13 63339 131395
Modica RG 15 54633 186028
Ragusa RG 15 73313 259341

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
13 Km SE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
15 Km W of Modica (54633 inhabitants)
15 Km SW of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
39 Km SE of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
66 Km W of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
85 Km SW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
86 Km SE of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
99 Km SW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
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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 2.0 2024-02-27
10:58:26
36.8457 14.5982 28 2024-02-27
11:07:18
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 125574251
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-02-27 10:58:26 ± 0.2
Latitude 36.8457 ± 0.0090
Longitude 14.5982 ± 0.0079
Depth (km) 28 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 125574251

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 852
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 644
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 206
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 850.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 151
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 18
Number of defining phases 18
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.22
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.05216
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.54769
Number of stations at which the event was observed 9
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 9
Magnitude information

ML:2.0

Field Value
Value 2.0
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 12
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 125574251
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-02-27 11:07:18
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:45.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 23 60.7947 109 0.04 71
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:44.35 0.3 undecidable manual S 50 54.501 112 0.37 67
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:42.57 0.6 undecidable manual S 334 46.7199 115 0.5 43
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:42.76 0.6 undecidable manual S 75 48.1185 115 0.34 46
IV.HVZN.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:39.96 0.3 undecidable manual S 16 38.3283 121 -0.14 72
IV.ISPIC.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:38.03 0.3 undecidable manual S 105 28.0497 130 0.17 74
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:37.20 0.1 undecidable manual P 23 60.7947 109 -0.13 92
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:36.32 0.1 undecidable manual P 50 54.501 112 -0.1 94
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:36.51 0.3 undecidable manual S 52 20.6682 140 0.04 76
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:35.26 0.1 undecidable manual P 75 48.1185 115 -0.26 92
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:35.72 0.1 undecidable manual P 334 46.7199 115 0.4 89
IV.HVIT.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:35.61 0.3 undecidable manual S 337 17.6712 145 -0.37 72
IV.HVZN.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:34.08 0.1 undecidable manual P 16 38.3283 121 -0.1 97
IV.CROCE.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:34.83 0.3 undecidable manual S 256 5.7942 167 0.16 75
IV.ISPIC.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:32.86 0.1 undecidable manual P 105 28.0497 130 -0.03 100
IV.CROCE.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:31.11 0.6 undecidable manual P 256 5.7942 167 0.07 51
IV.HVIT.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:31.51 0.1 undecidable manual P 337 17.6712 145 -0.29 97
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2024-02-27T10:58:31.99 0.1 positive manual P 52 20.6682 140 -0.09 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.CROCE.HHN. ML:1.6 0.000243 0.08 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:34.93
IV.CROCE.HNN. ML:1.7 0.0002825 0.08 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:34.93
IV.CROCE.HHE. ML:1.9 0.000431 0.12 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:34.94
IV.CROCE.HNE. ML:2.0 0.000524 0.12 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:34.88
IV.HVIT.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0002545 0.2 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:35.72
IV.HMDC.HHE. ML:2.0 0.00039650000000000004 0.54 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:36.89
IV.HMDC.HHN. ML:2.1 0.0005425 0.18 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:36.68
IV.HVIT.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0001875 1.22 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:38.28
IV.SSY.HNE. ML:2.3 0.00038 1.7 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:45.14
IV.SSY.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00017649999999999998 1.02 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:45.94
IV.SSY.HHN. ML:2.4 0.00047299999999999995 1.04 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:45.13
IV.SSY.HNN. ML:2.3 0.000371 1.02 AML other m 2024-02-27T10:58:46.15
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