Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 03-11-2020 and time 03:31:20 (Italy) in region 1 km N Pedara (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: 1 km N Pedara (CT), on

  • 03-11-2020 02:31:20 (UTC)
  • 03-11-2020 03:31:20 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.624, 15.061 at 10 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
Pedara CT 1 14102 14102
Trecastagni CT 2 10910 25012
Nicolosi CT 3 7463 32475
Viagrande CT 4 8563 41038
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 5 3524 44562
Tremestieri Etneo CT 5 20589 65151
Mascalucia CT 6 31958 97109
San Giovanni la Punta CT 6 23060 120169
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 6 17984 138153
San Pietro Clarenza CT 7 7743 145896
Gravina di Catania CT 7 25838 171734
Sant'Agata li Battiati CT 7 9479 181213
Valverde CT 8 7840 189053
Aci Catena CT 8 29851 218904
San Gregorio di Catania CT 8 11966 230870
Camporotondo Etneo CT 8 5023 235893
Belpasso CT 8 28108 264001
Zafferana Etnea CT 9 9517 273518
Acireale CT 9 52622 326140
Santa Venerina CT 10 8592 334732
Aci Castello CT 11 18723 353455
Ragalna CT 11 3924 357379
Milo CT 12 1087 358466
Misterbianco CT 12 49410 407876
Catania CT 14 314555 722431
Motta Sant'Anastasia CT 15 12116 734547
PaternĂ² CT 15 48228 782775
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 15 7641 790416
Sant'Alfio CT 15 1582 791998
Giarre CT 16 27659 819657
Biancavilla CT 17 24007 843664
Riposto CT 18 14838 858502
Mascali CT 19 14282 872784

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
9 Km W of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
14 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
66 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
75 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
77 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
83 Km NE of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
88 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
89 Km N of Modica (54633 inhabitants)
89 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
95 Km NE of Gela (75827 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 2.0 2020-11-03
02:31:20
37.624 15.061 10 2021-02-26
14:56:16
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 86379891
Reviewed
Rev200
ML 1.5 2020-11-03
02:31:21
37.68 15.055 4 2021-01-19
15:38:52
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 84404851
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-11-03 02:31:20 ± 0.09
Latitude 37.6240 ± 0.0081
Longitude 15.0610 ± 0.0114
Depth (km) 10 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 86379891

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 934
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 930
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 73
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 930
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 95
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 32
Number of defining phases 32
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.42
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.03238
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.91551
Number of stations at which the event was observed 23
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 23
Magnitudes information

ML:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 24
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 86379891
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2021-01-19 15:38:36

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 84404851
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-11-03 02:56:01
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HPAC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:52.51 0.6 undecidable manual S 181 0.9155 50 1.77 20
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:45.44 0.6 undecidable manual S 198 0.7006 50 1.06 32
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:44.56 0.6 undecidable manual S 176 0.6655 50 1.21 30
IV.HPAC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:37.88 0.1 undecidable manual P 181 0.9155 50 -0.28 82
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:35.57 0.3 undecidable manual P 29 0.7302 50 0.57 59
IV.AGST.EHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:35.09 0.6 undecidable manual S 160 0.3903 50 -0.1 48
IV.HMDC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:34.48 0.3 undecidable manual P 198 0.7006 50 -0.01 68
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:34.55 0.3 undecidable manual P 234 0.6844 50 0.33 64
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:33.57 0.1 undecidable manual P 176 0.6655 50 -0.33 86
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:33.68 0.3 undecidable manual P 53 0.6313 50 0.38 64
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:32.94 0.6 undecidable manual S 209 0.3139 50 0.02 49
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:30.45 0.3 undecidable manual P 283 0.4002 50 1.09 51
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:30.15 0.1 negative manual P 179 0.4658 50 -0.33 89
IV.EFIU.HHE. 2020-11-03T02:31:30.69 0.6 undecidable manual S 35 0.2032 114 1.11 35
IV.AGST.EHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:28.50 0.1 undecidable manual P 160 0.3903 50 -0.69 81
IV.HAGA.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:28.03 0.3 undecidable manual P 168 0.3471 50 -0.41 67
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:27.03 0.3 undecidable manual P 321 0.2572 50 0.13 73
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:27.29 0.1 undecidable manual P 209 0.3139 50 -0.58 86
IV.EFIU.HHE. 2020-11-03T02:31:26.00 0.3 undecidable manual P 35 0.2032 114 0.05 75
IV.EVRN.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:26.15 0.6 undecidable manual S 42 0.0881 136 0.26 49
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:26.72 0.3 undecidable manual P 10 0.2626 50 -0.28 70
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:25.88 0.6 undecidable manual S 315 0.0971 133 -0.27 49
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:25.75 0.6 undecidable manual S 283 0.0324 161 1.01 38
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:25.87 0.3 undecidable manual P 336 0.2158 113 -0.32 70
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-11-03T02:31:25.46 0.1 undecidable manual P 359 0.1871 116 -0.16 98
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:24.47 0.1 undecidable manual P 65 0.1115 130 0.27 97
IV.ECBD.HHN. 2020-11-03T02:31:24.66 0.1 undecidable manual P 7 0.1574 120 -0.38 94
IV.ECHR.HHE. 2020-11-03T02:31:24.85 0.3 undecidable manual P 298 0.1331 125 0.28 72
IV.EMCN.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:24.54 0.3 undecidable manual P 353 0.1682 119 -0.71 63
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:23.72 0.1 undecidable manual P 315 0.0971 133 -0.25 98
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:23.34 0.1 undecidable manual P 283 0.0324 161 0.19 100
IV.EVRN.HHZ. 2020-11-03T02:31:23.68 0.1 negative manual P 42 0.0881 136 -0.14 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EVRN.HHE. ML:2.6 0.00542 0.16 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:27.29
IV.EVRN.HNE. ML:2.6 0.004985 0.44 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:27.30
IV.EVRN.HNN. ML:2.7 0.00618 0.14 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:27.84
IV.EVRN.HHN. ML:2.6 0.005945 0.14 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:27.70
IV.EPOZ.HHE. ML:2.2 0.001585 1.42 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:28.75
IV.EPOZ.HHN. ML:2.2 0.0019 1.78 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:30.01
IV.HLNI.HHE. ML:1.5 0.000126 0.16 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:33.64
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0002155 0.46 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:34.48
IV.AGST.EHE. ML:1.8 0.0001875 0.58 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:35.89
IV.HLNI.HHN. ML:1.4 9.21E-5 0.12 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:35.82
IV.AGST.EHN. ML:1.9 0.000233 0.78 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:35.43
IV.SSY.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0003005 0.42 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:40.43
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:1.6 0.0002205 0.82 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:43.44
IV.SSY.HHN. ML:2.5 0.0008205 0.44 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:43.72
IV.HAVL.HHN. ML:2.2 0.0002385 0.26 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:45.44
IV.HAVL.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0001845 0.92 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:46.47
IV.HMDC.HNE. ML:2 0.00015535 0.88 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:46.74
IV.RAFF.HHN. ML:1.5 4.795E-5 1.18 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:46.86
IV.HMDC.HHE. ML:1.9 0.0001056 0.82 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:46.88
IV.HMDC.HHN. ML:1.9 0.000122 1.48 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:47.09
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:1.7 7.25E-5 0.76 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:48.26
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.7 7.625E-5 1.36 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:50.17
IV.RAFF.HHE. ML:1.5 5.09E-5 0.84 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:50.42
IV.HMDC.HNN. ML:2.2 0.0002035 0.44 AML other m 2020-11-03T02:31:51.47
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