Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.9 on date 16-07-2020 and time 13:13:51 (UTC) in region 3 km W Capizzi (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.9 earthquake occured in region: 3 km W Capizzi (ME), on

  • 16-07-2020 13:13:51 (UTC)
  • 16-07-2020 15:13:51 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.85, 14.44 at 7 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
Capizzi ME 4 3176 3176
Cerami EN 7 2006 5182
Nicosia EN 12 13899 19081
Mistretta ME 12 4791 23872
Sperlinga EN 12 805 24677
Castel di Lucio ME 12 1294 25971
Troina EN 16 9373 35344
Reitano ME 16 806 36150
Gagliano Castelferrato EN 17 3593 39743
Pettineo ME 19 1350 41093
Motta d'Affermo ME 19 739 41832
Caronia ME 20 3364 45196

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
52 Km NE of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
69 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
69 Km W of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
85 Km E of Bagheria (55387 inhabitants)
88 Km N of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
96 Km NE of Agrigento (59770 inhabitants)
99 Km E of Palermo (674435 inhabitants)
100 Km N of Vittoria (63339 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
ML 1.9 2020-07-16
13:13:51
37.85 14.44 7 2020-11-19
12:37:07
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 84779331
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 1.9 2020-07-16
13:13:51
37.84 14.43 7 2020-07-16
13:25:00
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 81073561
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-07-16 13:13:51 ± 0.1
Latitude 37.85 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.44 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 7 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 84779331

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 562
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 456
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 24
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 560
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 52
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 32
Number of defining phases 30
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.37
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 1.21678
Number of stations at which the event was observed 26
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 24
Magnitudes information

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 22
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 81073561
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-07-16 13:25:00

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 23
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 84779331
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-11-16 19:32:10
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
MN.CEL.HNZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:14.41 0.6 undecidable manual P 70 1.2168 50 0.26 38
IV.MSRU.HHE. 2020-07-16T13:14:09.10 0.1 undecidable manual P 63 0.938 50 -0.29 81
IV.MEU.EHN. 2020-07-16T13:14:06.75 0.6 undecidable manual P 157 0.7977 50 -0.24 42
IV.IFIL.HHN. 2020-07-16T13:14:06.33 0.6 undecidable manual P 8 0.7249 50 0.6 39
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:06.83 0.3 undecidable manual P 67 0.7788 50 0.17 65
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:05.33 0.1 undecidable manual P 39 0.6781 50 0.39 84
IV.IVUG.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:05.36 0.3 undecidable manual P 38 0.697 50 0.11 67
IV.IACL.HHE. 2020-07-16T13:14:05.69 0.3 undecidable manual P 354 0.6889 50 0.57 60
IV.MUCR.HHE. 2020-07-16T13:14:05.70 0.6 undecidable manual S 60 0.3939 50 -0.77 39
IV.IVGP.HHN. 2020-07-16T13:14:05.38 0.3 undecidable manual P 37 0.6853 50 0.32 64
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:04.00 0.6 undecidable manual S 287 0.3148 101 0.33 46
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:04.69 0.3 undecidable manual P 186 0.6277 50 0.62 59
IV.AIO.HHE. 2020-07-16T13:14:03.74 0.3 undecidable manual P 79 0.6376 50 -0.51 62
IV.CPTP.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:03.54 3.0 undecidable manual P 207 0.4937 50 1.65 0
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:03.27 1.0 undecidable manual P 145 0.6043 50 -0.41 21
IV.PLLN.EHN. 2020-07-16T13:14:02.50 0.6 undecidable manual S 302 0.2752 102 0.31 47
IV.SCIAR.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:02.50 0.3 undecidable manual P 280 0.5522 50 -0.29 66
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:02.64 0.3 undecidable manual P 86 0.5387 50 0.09 69
IV.VAE.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:01.44 3.0 undecidable manual P 0
IV.CAGR.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:01.30 0.6 undecidable manual S 168 0.2302 104 0.81 40
IV.RESU.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:00.11 0.3 undecidable manual P 237 0.3633 99 0.59 64
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:14:00.50 0.3 undecidable manual S 33 0.2212 105 0.32 70
IV.EMSG.HHN. 2020-07-16T13:14:00.85 0.6 undecidable manual P 94 0.4038 50 0.61 42
IV.MUCR.HHE. 2020-07-16T13:13:59.22 0.1 undecidable manual P 60 0.3939 50 -0.86 75
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:59.29 0.3 undecidable manual P 94 0.3301 100 0.49 66
IV.GIB.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:58.92 0.1 undecidable manual P 294 0.3561 99 -0.45 89
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:57.90 0.1 undecidable manual S 144 0.1691 109 -0.35 94
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:57.73 0.1 undecidable manual P 287 0.3148 101 -0.73 81
IV.PLLN.EHN. 2020-07-16T13:13:57.36 0.3 undecidable manual P 302 0.2752 102 -0.25 71
IV.CAGR.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:56.78 0.3 undecidable manual P 168 0.2302 104 0.16 73
IV.MSFR.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:56.44 0.1 undecidable manual P 33 0.2212 105 -0.01 100
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-07-16T13:13:55.00 0.1 undecidable manual P 144 0.1691 109 -0.33 94
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:0 0.004260887 0.3648 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:13:59.08
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:0 0.005917517 0.4416 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:13:59.04
IV.GALF.HNN. ML:0 0.0007239483 0.384 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:13:59.07
IV.GALF.HNE. ML:0 0.00052304975 0.4736 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:13:59.04
IV.MSFR.HHN. ML:0 0.00019495375 0.4416 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:03.62
IV.CAGR.HHE. ML:0 0.0011004162 0.4608 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:03.44
IV.MSFR.HHE. ML:0 0.00010793276 0.32 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:00.74
IV.CSLB.HHN. ML:0 0.0001375718 0.3776 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:05.98
IV.CSLB.HHE. ML:0 7.693382E-5 0.256 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:05.80
IV.CAGR.HHN. ML:0 0.0010937705 0.7232 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:08.59
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:0 0.00032612495 0.7808 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:08.02
IV.GIB.HHE. ML:0 0.00032655165 0.64 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:10.68
IV.GIB.HHN. ML:0 0.00025738205 0.6208 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:11.79
IV.HLNI.HHN. ML:0 4.070291E-5 0.32 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:16.23
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:0 0.0004170824 0.6016 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:08.79
IV.SCIAR.HHE. ML:0 0.0001560015 0.3776 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:16.66
IV.HLNI.HHE. ML:0 3.824486E-5 0.3776 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:18.17
IV.SCIAR.HHN. ML:0 0.00011254494 0.4416 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:19.56
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:0 0.0001775919 0.48 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:23.16
IV.IVPL.HHE. ML:0 0.00020810875 0.3584 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:25.39
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:0 0.000126 0.5 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:26.31
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:0 0.00019472645 0.5952 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:33.27
IV.SCIAR.HNE. ML:2 0.00021970435 0.4096 AML other m 2020-07-16T13:14:16.66
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