Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.5 on date 02-10-2019 and time 14:19:30 (Italy) in region 6 km W Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 1.5 earthquake occured in region: 6 km W Milo (CT), on

  • 02-10-2019 12:19:30 (UTC)
  • 02-10-2019 14:19:30 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.73, 15.05 at 0 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

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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
Zafferana Etnea CT 6 9517 9517
Milo CT 6 1087 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 9 1582 12186
Santa Venerina CT 9 8592 20778
Giarre CT 12 27659 48437
Pedara CT 12 14102 62539
Nicolosi CT 13 7463 70002
Trecastagni CT 13 10910 80912
Mascali CT 14 14282 95194
Viagrande CT 14 8563 103757
Riposto CT 14 14838 118595
Ragalna CT 14 3924 122519
Piedimonte Etneo CT 15 3963 126482
Linguaglossa CT 15 5403 131885
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 15 17984 149869
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 16 3524 153393
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 16 9623 163016
Aci Catena CT 16 29851 192867
Belpasso CT 16 28108 220975
Acireale CT 17 52622 273597
Tremestieri Etneo CT 17 20589 294186
Mascalucia CT 17 31958 326144
San Giovanni la Punta CT 17 23060 349204
San Pietro Clarenza CT 17 7743 356947
Valverde CT 18 7840 364787
Camporotondo Etneo CT 18 5023 369810
Biancavilla CT 18 24007 393817
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 19 3215 397032
Gravina di Catania CT 19 25838 422870
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 19 7641 430511
Randazzo CT 19 10900 441411
San Gregorio di Catania CT 19 11966 453377
Moio Alcantara ME 19 717 454094
Sant'Agata li Battiati CT 19 9479 463573
Calatabiano CT 19 5308 468881
Maletto CT 19 3920 472801
Bronte CT 20 19172 491973

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
17 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
25 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
68 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
69 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
77 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
91 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
94 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
98 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
100 Km N of Modica (54633 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
Shakemap
Felt maps
Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 ML 1.5 2019-10-02
12:19:30
37.73 15.05 0 2020-02-28
16:41:57
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 73388621
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-10-02 12:19:30 ± 0.11
Latitude 37.73 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.05 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 0 ± 0 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 73388621

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 750
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 340
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 117
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 750
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 160
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 17
Number of defining phases 16
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.23
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.34174
Number of stations at which the event was observed 12
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 11
Magnitude information

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 73388621
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-10-22 10:50:38
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.MUCR.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:38.04 0.3 undecidable manual P 337 0.3417 90 0.21 69
IV.AIO.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:36.40 0.3 undecidable manual P 31 0.2842 91 -0.14 71
IV.EMSG.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.74 0.3 undecidable manual S 321 0.1196 91 -0.08 74
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.80 0.3 undecidable manual S 248 0.1133 91 0.22 72
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.25 0.3 undecidable manual P 303 0.1772 91 0.1 73
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.22 0.1 undecidable manual P 21 0.1646 91 0.34 92
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.21 3.0 undecidable manual P 0
IV.ESML.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:34.20 0.1 undecidable manual P 230 0.1718 91 0.16 96
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2019-10-02T12:19:33.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 6 0.0827 92 0.28 71
IV.ENIC.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.20 0.3 undecidable manual P 191 0.0989 92 -0.22 72
IV.ESLN.HHN. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.90 0.3 undecidable manual S 238 0.0665 92 0.12 74
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.11 0.1 undecidable manual P 6 0.0827 92 0.04 100
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 351 0.063 92 -0.06 75
IV.EMSG.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 321 0.1196 91 -0.58 65
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2019-10-02T12:19:32.78 0.3 undecidable manual P 248 0.1133 91 0.04 75
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2019-10-02T12:19:31.32 0.1 positive manual P 351 0.063 92 -0.31 95
IV.ESLN.HHN. 2019-10-02T12:19:31.51 0.1 undecidable manual P 238 0.0665 92 -0.19 97
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EMCN.HNN. ML:2.8 0.001440569 0.2176 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:34.44
IV.ESLN.HHE. ML:1.8 0.00120797485 0.3392 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:35.23
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:1.9 0.0010349284 0.2176 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:40.38
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:1.4 0.0002325154 0.64 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:41.80
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:1.7 0.000402856 0.3584 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:39.00
IV.EMCN.HNE. ML:0 0.001987812 0.1088 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:33.25
IV.ESLN.HHN. ML:0 0.00067161035 0.1216 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:33.25
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:1.9 0.00105421215 0.2624 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:40.44
IV.ENIC.HHE. ML:1 0.0001672962 0.2432 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:43.56
IV.ENIC.HHN. ML:0.9 0.00014683035 0.2368 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:42.62
IV.NOV.HHN. ML:1.4 0.000116651795 0.4416 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:46.64
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:1.5 0.000132056695 0.3776 AML other m 2019-10-02T12:19:50.97
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
Focal Mechanism in the area
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