Earthquake with magnitude of Md 2.6 on date 16-06-1998 and time 04:45:26 (Italy) in region 8 km W Craco (MT)

A magnitude Md 2.6 earthquake occured in region: 8 km W Craco (MT), on

  • 16-06-1998 02:45:26 (UTC)
  • 16-06-1998 04:45:26 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.355, 16.396 at 5 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

Search earthquakes: Any within 30 km radius

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
Craco MT 8 745 745
Tursi MT 14 5037 5782
Pisticci MT 14 17768 23550
Aliano MT 15 1008 24558
Stigliano MT 15 4361 28919
Sant'Arcangelo PZ 16 6533 35452
Ferrandina MT 16 8853 44305
Montalbano Jonico MT 16 7357 51662
Colobraro MT 19 1266 52928
San Mauro Forte MT 19 1552 54480
Cirigliano MT 20 375 54855

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
39 Km SW of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
54 Km S of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
59 Km SE of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
72 Km W of Taranto (201100 inhabitants)
88 Km S of Bitonto (55540 inhabitants)
95 Km SW of Bari (326344 inhabitants)
96 Km S of Molfetta (59874 inhabitants)
97 Km S of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
99 Km S of Bisceglie (55422 inhabitants)
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Bulletin
Rev1000
Md 2.6
ML-VAX 1.8
1998-06-16
02:45:26
40.355 16.396 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 342609
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1998-06-16 02:45:26 ± 0.201
Latitude 40.3550 ± 0.0125
Longitude 16.3960 ± 0.0140
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 342609

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) 1824.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 82
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) 0.7
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00275
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01247
Number of stations at which the event was observed 10
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 10
Magnitudes information

Md:2.6

Field Value
Value 2.6
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 342609
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 22:20:54

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 342609
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 13:07:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.FG3.Z. 1998-06-16T02:46:12.14 10.0 undecidable manual SN 346 0.0125 0.98 0.3
--.SGO.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:56.68 10.0 undecidable manual SG 284 0.0076 0.26 0.8
--.MU9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:55.52 10.0 undecidable manual SG 300 0.0071 0.79 0.6
--.BRT.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:53.99 10.0 undecidable manual SG 47 0.0069 0.18 0.8
--.LCI.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:52.72 10.0 undecidable manual PN 90 0.0117 1.74 0.2
--.FG3.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:51.23 10.0 undecidable manual PN 346 0.0125 -0.93 0.9
--.MGR.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:50.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 251 0.0061 -0.81 0.6
--.SL9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:47.74 10.0 undecidable manual SG 273 0.0052 -0.01 0.8
--.SGO.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:44.96 10.0 undecidable manual PG 284 0.0076 1.32 0.7
--.MU9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:42.93 10.0 undecidable manual PG 300 0.0071 0.26 2
--.BRT.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:41.24 10.0 undecidable manual PG 47 0.0069 -0.9 1.2
--.LT9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:41.82 10.0 undecidable manual SG 52 0.0036 -0.09 0.8
--.MGR.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:39.42 10.0 undecidable manual PG 251 0.0061 -0.98 1.1
--.TDS.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:39.75 10.0 undecidable manual PG 183 0.0062 -0.99 1.1
--.ORI.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:38.36 10.0 undecidable manual SG 173 0.0028 0.25 0.8
--.SL9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:38.32 10.0 undecidable manual PG 273 0.0052 -0.32 2
--.LT9.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:34.71 10.0 undecidable manual PG 52 0.0036 -0.56 1.7
--.ORI.Z. 1998-06-16T02:45:33.80 10.0 undecidable manual PG 173 0.0028 0.73 1.5
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