Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.1 on date 24-05-2003 and time 14:46:37 (UTC) in region 1 km E Caposele (AV)

A magnitude Md 3.1 earthquake occured in region: 1 km E Caposele (AV), on

  • 24-05-2003 14:46:37 (UTC)
  • 24-05-2003 16:46:37 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.814, 15.24 at 9 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
Caposele AV 1 3483 3483
Calabritto AV 4 2391 5874
Teora AV 4 1537 7411
Laviano SA 6 1438 8849
Castelnuovo di Conza SA 7 619 9468
Santomenna SA 7 443 9911
Lioni AV 8 6201 16112
Senerchia AV 9 842 16954
Valva SA 9 1643 18597
Conza della Campania AV 10 1373 19970
Colliano SA 11 3638 23608
Sant'Andrea di Conza AV 12 1539 25147
Morra De Sanctis AV 12 1297 26444
Oliveto Citra SA 14 3802 30246
Pescopagano PZ 14 1910 32156
Sant'Angelo dei Lombardi AV 14 4250 36406
Cairano AV 14 326 36732
Bagnoli Irpino AV 14 3217 39949
Andretta AV 15 1927 41876
Nusco AV 15 4203 46079
Guardia Lombardi AV 16 1718 47797
Rocca San Felice AV 17 851 48648
Castelgrande PZ 17 943 49591
Acerno SA 17 2783 52374
Palomonte SA 18 3985 56359
Torella dei Lombardi AV 18 2144 58503
Contursi Terme SA 18 3394 61897
Montella AV 19 7780 69677
Cassano Irpino AV 19 982 70659
Calitri AV 19 4666 75325
Campagna SA 20 16703 92028

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
31 Km NE of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
39 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
43 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
47 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
51 Km W of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
52 Km SE of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
61 Km E of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
65 Km E of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
74 Km E of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
74 Km E of Acerra (59573 inhabitants)
75 Km E of Portici (55274 inhabitants)
75 Km SW of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
75 Km E of Ercolano (53709 inhabitants)
77 Km SW of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
79 Km E of Afragola (65057 inhabitants)
81 Km E of Casoria (77642 inhabitants)
82 Km E of Caserta (76326 inhabitants)
83 Km E of Napoli (974074 inhabitants)
88 Km E of Giugliano in Campania (122974 inhabitants)
89 Km E of Aversa (53047 inhabitants)
89 Km E of Marano di Napoli (59874 inhabitants)
97 Km E of Pozzuoli (81661 inhabitants)
98 Km S of San Severo (53905 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
Bulletin
Rev1000
Md 3.1
ML-VAX 2.6
2003-05-24
14:46:37
40.814 15.24 9 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 478059
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2003-05-24 14:46:37 ± 0.147
Latitude 40.8140 ± 0.0123
Longitude 15.2400 ± 0.0122
Depth (km) 9 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 478059

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) 1708.6
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 117
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 21
Number of defining phases 21
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.4
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00146
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01295
Number of stations at which the event was observed 13
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitudes information

Md:3.1

Field Value
Value 3.1
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 10
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 478059
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-05 00:35:02

ML:2.6

Field Value
Value 2.6
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 478059
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
--.FGMS.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:13.48 10.0 undecidable manual SG 30 0.0093 0.5 0.4
--.FG2.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:11.62 10.0 undecidable manual SG 356 0.0089 0.25 0.5
--.RGNG.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:08.77 10.0 undecidable manual SG 16 0.008 0.4 0.4
--.BRT.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:04.63 10.0 undecidable manual PN 86 0.013 1.19 0.3
--.SDI.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:02.58 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0125 -0.22 0.8
--.ORI.Z. 2003-05-24T14:47:01.54 10.0 undecidable manual PN 129 0.0107 1.56 0.2
--.RFI.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:58.53 10.0 undecidable manual PN 297 0.0096 0.31 1.3
--.FGMS.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:57.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 30 0.0093 -0.81 0.5
--.FG2.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:57.22 10.0 undecidable manual PG 356 0.0089 0.23 1.3
--.SLCN.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:55.80 10.0 undecidable manual SG 144 0.0046 -0.36 0.1
--.RGNG.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:54.46 10.0 undecidable manual PG 16 0.008 -0.79 0.6
--.FG5.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:54.65 10.0 undecidable manual SG 2 0.0042 0.07 0.7
--.FG4.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:52.10 10.0 undecidable manual SG 33 0.0034 0.26 0.6
--.FG5.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:47.32 10.0 undecidable manual PG 2 0.0042 0.03 1.7
--.SLCN.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:47.78 10.0 undecidable manual PG 144 0.0046 -0.43 0.6
--.MRLC.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:46.15 10.0 undecidable manual SG 106 0.0017 0.66 0.3
--.FG4.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:45.19 10.0 positive manual PG 33 0.0034 -0.47 2.5
--.CSSN.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:44.48 10.0 undecidable manual SG 285 0.0015 -0.04 0.6
--.SGO.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:43.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 168 0.0023 -0.26 1.3
--.MRLC.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:42.18 10.0 positive manual PG 106 0.0017 0.13 3.2
--.CSSN.Z. 2003-05-24T14:46:41.53 10.0 negative manual PG 285 0.0015 0.05 3.1
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