Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.0 on date 03-07-1994 and time 07:05:02 (UTC) in region Isole Eolie (Messina)

A magnitude Md 3.0 earthquake occured in region: Isole Eolie (Messina), on

  • 03-07-1994 07:05:02 (UTC)
  • 03-07-1994 09:05:02 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.3, 14.99 at 5 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
Gioiosa Marea ME 17 7074 7074
Patti ME 18 13431 20505
Lipari ME 19 12753 33258
Piraino ME 19 3962 37220
Montagnareale ME 19 1615 38835

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
51 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
61 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
78 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
89 Km N of Catania (314555 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
Md 3.0
ML-VAX 2.5
1994-07-03
07:05:02
38.3 14.99 5 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 212249
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1994-07-03 07:05:02 ± 0.31
Latitude 38.30 ± 0.02
Longitude 14.99 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 5 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 212249

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description horizontal uncertainty
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi)
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 2086.4
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 79
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 34
Number of defining phases 34
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.4
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00356
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.0204
Number of stations at which the event was observed 22
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 22
Magnitudes information

Md:3

Field Value
Value 3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 212249
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 20:20:04

ML:2.5

Field Value
Value 2.5
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 212249
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 13:07:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.PZI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:44.26 10.0 undecidable manual SN 181 0.0112 0.19 0.5
--.MEU.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:42.80 10.0 undecidable manual SN 186 0.0108 -0.82 0.3
--.SGO.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:40.12 10.0 undecidable manual PN 6 0.0204 -0.41 0.8
--.AU9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:40.53 10.0 undecidable manual SG 170 0.0096 0.94 0.2
--.CSI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:36.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 34 0.0161 1.98 0
--.ROI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:35.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 43 0.0159 1.39 0.2
--.MMN.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:34.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 26 0.0159 0.86 0.5
--.TDS.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:34.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 37 0.0154 1.12 0.3
--.MGR.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:33.93 10.0 undecidable manual PN 13 0.0169 -1.34 0.2
--.SOI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:32.39 10.0 undecidable manual SG 105 0.0078 -0.92 0.3
--.GIB.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:32.22 10.0 undecidable manual SG 248 0.0073 0.54 0.4
--.CS9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:31.80 10.0 undecidable manual SG 243 0.0072 0.44 0.5
--.FAI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:29.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 225 0.0131 0.37 1.1
--.TU9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:28.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 241 0.0062 0.66 0.4
--.USI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:28.31 10.0 undecidable manual PN 286 0.0132 -1.27 0.3
--.GMB.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:27.69 10.0 undecidable manual SG 101 0.006 0.64 0.4
--.PZI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:26.67 10.0 undecidable manual PN 181 0.0112 0.17 1.3
--.CZI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:25.51 10.0 undecidable manual PN 44 0.0115 -1.42 0.2
--.MEU.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:25.89 10.0 undecidable manual PN 186 0.0108 0.07 1.4
--.GRI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:25.78 10.0 undecidable manual PN 64 0.0111 -0.54 1
--.AU9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:23.85 10.0 undecidable manual PG 170 0.0096 -0.06 1.4
--.SC9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:23.97 10.0 undecidable manual SG 94 0.0051 0.16 0.6
--.CS9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:19.60 10.0 negative manual PG 243 0.0072 -0.1 2.9
--.GIB.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:19.22 10.0 negative manual PG 248 0.0073 -0.12 2.9
--.SOI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:19.68 10.0 negative manual PG 105 0.0078 -0.61 2.1
--.MSI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:19.93 10.0 undecidable manual SG 102 0.004 -0.15 0.6
--.ATN.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:18.49 10.0 undecidable manual SG 111 0.0036 0.53 0.4
--.MNO.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:18.43 10.0 undecidable manual SG 212 0.0039 -0.91 0.3
--.TU9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:17.50 10.0 undecidable manual PG 241 0.0062 -0.07 1.5
--.GMB.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:16.32 10.0 undecidable manual PG 101 0.006 -0.35 1.3
--.SC9.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:14.54 10.0 undecidable manual PG 94 0.0051 -0.26 1.4
--.MSI.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:12.58 10.0 positive manual PG 102 0.004 -0.06 2.9
--.MNO.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:12.52 10.0 negative manual PG 212 0.0039 0.3 2.7
--.ATN.Z. 1994-07-03T07:05:11.67 10.0 positive manual PG 111 0.0036 0.25 2.8
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