Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.0 on date 15-11-2020 and time 10:27:09 (Italy) in region 6 km W Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 2.0 earthquake occured in region: 6 km W Milo (CT), on

  • 15-11-2020 09:27:09 (UTC)
  • 15-11-2020 10:27:09 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.75, 15.055 at 8 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
Milo CT 6 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 7 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 8 1582 12186
Santa Venerina CT 10 8592 20778
Giarre CT 12 27659 48437
Mascali CT 12 14282 62719
Piedimonte Etneo CT 13 3963 66682
Linguaglossa CT 13 5403 72085
Riposto CT 13 14838 86923
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 14 9623 96546
Pedara CT 15 14102 110648
Trecastagni CT 15 10910 121558
Nicolosi CT 15 7463 129021
Viagrande CT 16 8563 137584
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 16 3215 140799
Ragalna CT 17 3924 144723
Moio Alcantara ME 17 717 145440
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 17 17984 163424
Randazzo CT 17 10900 174324
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 17 3524 177848
Calatabiano CT 17 5308 183156
Aci Catena CT 18 29851 213007
Acireale CT 18 52622 265629
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 18 3945 269574
Maletto CT 19 3920 273494
Belpasso CT 19 28108 301602
Malvagna ME 19 733 302335
Gaggi ME 19 3184 305519
Tremestieri Etneo CT 19 20589 326108
Motta Camastra ME 19 845 326953
San Giovanni la Punta CT 19 23060 350013
Mascalucia CT 20 31958 381971
San Pietro Clarenza CT 20 7743 389714
Valverde CT 20 7840 397554
Bronte CT 20 19172 416726

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
18 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
28 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
65 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
66 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
79 Km N of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
92 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
100 Km NE 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 2.0 2020-11-15
09:27:09
37.7497 15.055 8 2021-02-26
14:56:16
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 86467661
Reviewed
Rev200
ML 1.8 2020-11-15
09:27:09
37.743 15.049 3 2021-01-22
18:50:48
Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania) 84745951
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2020-11-15 09:27:09 ± 0.06
Latitude 37.7497 ± 0.0036
Longitude 15.0550 ± 0.0068
Depth (km) 8 ± 0 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 86467661

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 589
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 346
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 91
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 590
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 54
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 29
Number of defining phases 29
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.26
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.03957
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.7914
Number of stations at which the event was observed 20
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 20
Magnitudes information

ML:2

Field Value
Value 2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 28
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 86467661
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2021-01-22 18:50:30

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 84745951
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2020-11-15 09:34:47
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:36.25 0.6 undecidable manual S 176 0.7914 50 0.08 43
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:30.26 0.6 undecidable manual S 179 0.5918 50 0.01 45
IV.RAFF.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:24.77 0.1 undecidable manual P 226 0.7608 50 0.33 82
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:24.79 0.6 undecidable manual S 200 0.4263 50 -0.56 41
IV.HAVL.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:24.33 0.3 undecidable manual P 176 0.7914 50 -0.63 56
IV.SSY.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:21.75 0.3 undecidable manual P 179 0.5918 50 0.21 65
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:20.09 0.3 undecidable manual P 31 0.4605 50 0.79 56
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:18.68 0.3 undecidable manual P 200 0.4263 50 -0.03 70
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:17.91 0.3 undecidable manual P 264 0.3885 50 -0.15 69
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:16.87 0.1 undecidable manual P 334 0.3265 50 -0.13 94
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:16.02 0.6 undecidable manual S 21 0.1421 118 0.19 48
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:15.64 0.3 undecidable manual P 32 0.2626 106 -0.07 72
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:15.14 0.6 undecidable manual S 193 0.1214 122 0.01 50
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:15.88 0.1 undecidable manual P 13 0.2851 105 -0.32 91
IV.EVRN.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:14.38 0.6 undecidable manual S 133 0.0881 130 0.29 47
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:14.08 0.3 undecidable manual P 295 0.1727 113 0.24 71
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:13.41 0.6 undecidable manual S 338 0.045 149 0.41 47
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:13.28 0.1 undecidable manual P 126 0.1313 120 0.28 94
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:13.74 0.6 undecidable manual S 229 0.0854 131 -0.27 48
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:13.25 0.3 undecidable manual P 193 0.1214 122 0.44 68
IV.ECTS.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:12.85 0.3 undecidable manual P 21 0.1421 118 -0.37 69
IV.ECBD.HHN. 2020-11-15T09:27:12.42 0.6 undecidable manual S 39 0.0396 152 -0.48 46
IV.EVRN.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:12.14 0.1 positive manual P 133 0.0881 130 -0.07 99
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:12.82 0.1 undecidable manual P 311 0.1097 124 0.23 96
IV.EFIU.HHE. 2020-11-15T09:27:12.84 0.1 undecidable manual P 72 0.1286 120 -0.12 97
IV.EPIT.HHN. 2020-11-15T09:27:11.94 0.1 undecidable manual P 1 0.0612 141 0.14 98
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:11.51 0.1 undecidable manual P 338 0.045 149 -0.07 100
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2020-11-15T09:27:11.85 0.3 undecidable manual P 229 0.0854 131 -0.31 71
IV.ECBD.HHN. 2020-11-15T09:27:11.34 0.1 undecidable manual P 39 0.0396 152 -0.18 98
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.EVRN.HHN. ML:2.4 0.004075 1.34 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:14.04
IV.EVRN.HNN. ML:2.4 0.00388 0.46 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:14.71
IV.EVRN.HHE. ML:2.5 0.004715 1.52 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:14.07
IV.EVRN.HNE. ML:2.5 0.00474 1.52 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:14.07
IV.ENIC.HHN. ML:2.1 0.001365 0.86 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:17.87
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:2.4 0.002915 1.2 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:18.91
IV.EPOZ.HHN. ML:2.3 0.00197 0.42 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:18.38
IV.EPOZ.HHE. ML:2.2 0.00154 0.5 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:18.91
IV.EPZF.HHN. ML:2.1 0.0010365 0.56 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:19.51
IV.EMSG.HHE. ML:2.3 0.002545 1.52 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:19.95
IV.ENIC.HHE. ML:2.1 0.001345 0.22 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:20.65
IV.EPZF.HHE. ML:2 0.0008065 0.28 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:21.03
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.5 0.000177 1.14 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:21.91
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:2.1 0.0006445 0.34 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:22.49
IV.NOV.HHN. ML:2.2 0.0007375 0.36 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:23.29
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:1.7 0.00026 0.58 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:23.67
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.6 0.000161 1.62 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:26.05
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.5 0.0001265 1.1 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:26.91
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0001435 0.62 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:33.24
IV.SSY.HHE. ML:2 0.000175 0.58 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:34.63
IV.SSY.HHN. ML:2.2 0.000317 0.4 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:36.59
IV.GALF.HHE. ML:2 0.000303 0.5 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:36.97
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:1.8 0.0001565 0.66 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:37.54
IV.RAFF.HHN. ML:1.7 6.025E-5 0.26 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:38.23
IV.RAFF.HHE. ML:1.8 8.295E-5 0.5 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:38.15
IV.HAVL.HHE. ML:1.9 9.415E-5 1.08 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:39.77
IV.HAVL.HHN. ML:1.9 9.18E-5 0.42 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:39.02
IV.GALF.HHN. ML:2 0.0003295 0.6 AML other m 2020-11-15T09:27:39.36
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