Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.4 on date 26-05-2020 and time 18:59:08 (UTC) in region 6 km S Galati Mamertino (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.4 earthquake occured in region: 6 km S Galati Mamertino (ME), on

  • 26-05-2020 18:59:08 (UTC)
  • 26-05-2020 20:59:08 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.98, 14.79 at 38 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
Longi ME 6 1473 1473
Galati Mamertino ME 6 2627 4100
Tortorici ME 7 6435 10535
Alcara li Fusi ME 9 1980 12515
San Salvatore di Fitalia ME 10 1319 13834
Floresta ME 11 485 14319
Ucria ME 11 1058 15377
Frazzanò ME 11 711 16088
Castell'Umberto ME 12 3128 19216
Mirto ME 12 974 20190
Militello Rosmarino ME 13 1324 21514
Sinagra ME 13 2705 24219
Maniace CT 13 3765 27984
San Marco d'Alunzio ME 13 1996 29980
Raccuja ME 14 1041 31021
Ficarra ME 15 1469 32490
Naso ME 16 3813 36303
Torrenova ME 16 4386 40689
Capri Leone ME 16 4515 45204
San Teodoro ME 16 1403 46607
Cesarò ME 16 2439 49046
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 17 980 50026
Sant'Agata di Militello ME 17 12624 62650
Sant'Angelo di Brolo ME 17 3090 65740
San Fratello ME 17 3707 69447
San Piero Patti ME 18 2915 72362
Randazzo CT 18 10900 83262
Maletto CT 18 3920 87182
Acquedolci ME 20 5744 92926
Librizzi ME 20 1660 94586
Roccella Valdemone ME 20 666 95252

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
52 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
59 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
71 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
76 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
84 Km NE of Caltanissetta (63360 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
ML 1.4 2020-05-26
18:59:08
37.98 14.79 38 2020-11-19
12:36:55
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 81587441
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.4 2020-05-26
18:59:09
37.95 14.8 32 2020-05-26
19:17:41
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 79593311
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-05-26 18:59:08 ± 0.17
Latitude 37.98 ± 0.02
Longitude 14.79 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 38 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 81587441

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 2550
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1890
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 36
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 2550
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 115
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 14
Number of defining phases 14
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.47
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.09173
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.63312
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitudes information

ML:1.4

Field Value
Value 1.4
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 79593311
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-05-26 19:17:41

ML:1.4

Field Value
Value 1.4
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 81587441
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-08-02 17:52:53
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:29.72 0.6 undecidable manual S 174 0.6331 90 -1.52 24
IV.ENIC.HHE. 2020-05-26T18:59:25.90 0.6 undecidable manual S 152 0.393 101 0.42 44
IV.AIO.HHE. 2020-05-26T18:59:24.40 0.3 undecidable manual S 91 0.3489 111 -0.09 71
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:21.32 0.3 undecidable manual S 161 0.1637 145 0.28 71
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:21.12 0.3 undecidable manual S 289 0.1655 145 0.05 74
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:20.62 0.3 undecidable manual P 174 0.6331 90 -1.16 45
IV.IVPL.HHE. 2020-05-26T18:59:19.81 0.3 undecidable manual P 21 0.4245 90 0.93 53
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:19.53 0.3 undecidable manual S 46 0.0917 160 -0.71 63
IV.ENIC.HHE. 2020-05-26T18:59:18.65 0.3 undecidable manual P 152 0.393 101 0.2 69
IV.AIO.HHE. 2020-05-26T18:59:17.93 0.3 undecidable manual P 91 0.3489 111 0.05 71
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:16.30 0.1 undecidable manual P 289 0.1655 145 0.4 91
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:16.16 0.3 undecidable manual P 141 0.2023 138 -0.06 73
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:15.45 0.1 undecidable manual P 46 0.0917 160 0.03 100
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-05-26T18:59:15.91 0.1 undecidable manual P 161 0.1637 145 0.02 99
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.3 8.2043955E-5 0.1536 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:19.70
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.7 0.0001970048 1.6672 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:21.09
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:1.6 0.00012604745 0.4608 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:21.14
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:2 0.00033204765 0.4096 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:22.49
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:0.6 1.70174E-5 0.2816 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:22.63
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:1 3.093258E-5 1.744 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:22.88
IV.HLNI.HHE. ML:1.5 3.925902E-5 0.1408 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:30.06
IV.HLNI.HHN. ML:1.4 3.5369795E-5 0.128 AML other m 2020-05-26T18:59:30.24
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