Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.2 on date 12-06-2024 and time 02:15:40 (UTC) in region 11 km N Ragalna (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.2 earthquake occured in region: 11 km N Ragalna (CT), on

  • 12-06-2024 02:15:40 (UTC)
  • 12-06-2024 04:15:40 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.7280, 14.9330 at 12 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania).

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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
Ragalna CT 11 3924 3924
Bronte CT 11 19172 23096
Biancavilla CT 11 24007 47103
Adrano CT 11 36122 83225
Maletto CT 13 3920 87145
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 13 7641 94786
Nicolosi CT 15 7463 102249
Zafferana Etnea CT 16 9517 111766
Belpasso CT 16 28108 139874
Milo CT 16 1087 140961
Pedara CT 17 14102 155063
Randazzo CT 17 10900 165963
PaternĂ² CT 17 48228 214191
Trecastagni CT 18 10910 225101
Maniace CT 19 3765 228866
Sant'Alfio CT 19 1582 230448
Santa Venerina CT 19 8592 239040
Camporotondo Etneo CT 19 5023 244063
San Pietro Clarenza CT 19 7743 251806
Viagrande CT 19 8563 260369

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
24 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
28 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
75 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
76 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
81 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
81 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
91 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
93 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
95 Km NE of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
98 Km N of Modica (54633 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
ML 2.2 2024-06-12
02:15:40
37.728 14.933 12 2024-06-12
02:33:53
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 128793131
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2024-06-12 02:15:40
Latitude 37.7280
Longitude 14.9330
Depth (km) 12 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 200 -> SURVEY-INGV-CT#SeismPicker_SO-OE
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 128793131

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) 300.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 76
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) 0.19
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

ML:2.2

Field Value
Value 2.2
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 128793131
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2024-06-12 02:33:53
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