Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.2 on date 21-04-2024 and time 22:57:49 (UTC) in region 4 km E Molochio (RC)

A magnitude ML 1.2 earthquake occured in region: 4 km E Molochio (RC), on

  • 21-04-2024 22:57:49 (UTC)
  • 22-04-2024 00:57:49 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.3060, 16.0740 at 14 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
Molochio RC 4 2564 2564
Cittanova RC 6 10410 12974
Terranova Sappo Minulio RC 6 523 13497
Taurianova RC 7 15636 29133
Antonimina RC 8 1317 30450
Oppido Mamertina RC 8 5332 35782
Varapodio RC 8 2160 37942
Ciminà RC 9 568 38510
San Giorgio Morgeto RC 10 3058 41568
Platì RC 10 3812 45380
Santa Cristina d'Aspromonte RC 11 929 46309
Canolo RC 11 746 47055
Polistena RC 11 10496 57551
Cinquefrondi RC 13 6539 64090
Cosoleto RC 13 859 64949
Gerace RC 13 2652 67601
Agnana Calabra RC 13 562 68163
Sant'Ilario dello Ionio RC 14 1377 69540
Scido RC 14 931 70471
Melicucco RC 14 5101 75572
Portigliola RC 14 1201 76773
Benestare RC 14 2556 79329
Anoia RC 15 2212 81541
Careri RC 15 2360 83901
Ardore RC 15 5088 88989
Delianuova RC 15 3352 92341
Maropati RC 15 1524 93865
Rizziconi RC 16 7829 101694
Mammola RC 16 2847 104541
San Procopio RC 16 534 105075
Giffone RC 16 1907 106982
Melicuccà RC 17 930 107912
Galatro RC 18 1709 109621
Sinopoli RC 18 2089 111710
San Luca RC 18 3881 115591
Feroleto della Chiesa RC 18 1695 117286
Seminara RC 18 2811 120097
Grotteria RC 18 3154 123251
Locri RC 18 12504 135755
San Giovanni di Gerace RC 19 481 136236
Martone RC 19 530 136766
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte RC 20 4120 140886
Bovalino RC 20 8905 149791

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
43 Km NE of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
47 Km E of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
78 Km S of Lamezia Terme (70714 inhabitants)
81 Km SW of Catanzaro (90612 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 1.2 2024-04-21
22:57:49
38.3065 16.0738 14 2024-04-21
23:33:20
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 126949161
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-04-21 22:57:49 ± 0.07
Latitude 38.3065 ± 0.0054
Longitude 16.0738 ± 0.0046
Depth (km) 14 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 126949161

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 454
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 376
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 343
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 450.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 128
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 15
Number of defining phases 14
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.2
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.34804
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 7
Magnitude information

ML:1.2

Field Value
Value 1.2
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 126949161
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-04-21 23:33:20
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance(km) Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IY.CNDF.HHZ.00 2024-04-21T22:58:02.70 0.1 undecidable manual S 209 38.628 96 -0.07 96
IV.GRI.EHZ. 2024-04-21T22:58:02.95 3.0 undecidable manual P 0.78 0
IV.MRCB.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:58:02.09 0.1 undecidable manual S 244 36.0417 97 -0.01 98
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:58:01.71 0.1 undecidable manual S 63 35.4423 97 -0.23 93
IY.SPDC.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:59.01 0.1 undecidable manual S 12 24.9528 103 -0.16 97
IV.GMB1.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:59.77 0.1 undecidable manual S 236 26.8509 101 0.11 97
IY.CNDF.HHZ.00 2024-04-21T22:57:57.36 0.6 negative manual P 209 38.628 96 -0.01 49
IV.CSGE1.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:56.56 0.1 undecidable manual S 107 13.3755 124 0.24 97
IV.MRCB.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:56.80 0.3 positive manual P 244 36.0417 97 -0.18 71
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:56.54 1.0 undecidable manual P 63 35.4423 97 -0.34 23
IY.SPDC.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:55.63 0.1 undecidable manual P 12 24.9528 103 0.35 93
IV.GMB1.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:55.57 0.1 positive manual P 236 26.8509 101 0 100
IY.OPPI.HHE. 2024-04-21T22:57:54.92 0.1 undecidable manual S 232 7.0929 146 -0.2 100
IY.OPPI.HHE. 2024-04-21T22:57:53.18 0.1 undecidable manual P 232 7.0929 146 0.23 98
IV.CSGE1.HHZ. 2024-04-21T22:57:53.54 0.3 positive manual P 107 13.3755 124 -0.1 75
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.CSGE1.HHE. ML:1.1 0.0001026 0.2 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:57:56.82
IV.CSGE1.HHN. ML:0.9 0.00006325 1.34 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:57:58.91
IV.GMB1.HHN. ML:1.3 0.00011185000000000001 0.44 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:58:00.13
IV.GMB1.HHE. ML:1.3 0.0000999 0.76 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:58:00.06
IV.MRCB.HHN. ML:1.2 0.000058700000000000004 0.56 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:58:02.42
IV.MRCB.HHE. ML:1.4 0.00009635 0.18 AML other m 2024-04-21T22:58:02.55
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