Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.0 on date 06-07-1994 and time 00:32:23 (UTC) in region 3 km N Malvagna (ME)

A magnitude Md 3.0 earthquake occured in region: 3 km N Malvagna (ME), on

  • 06-07-1994 00:32:23 (UTC)
  • 06-07-1994 02:32:23 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.95, 15.06 at 5 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV.

Search earthquakes: Any within 30 km radius

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
Malvagna ME 3 733 733
Roccella Valdemone ME 5 666 1399
Moio Alcantara ME 6 717 2116
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 9 3945 6061
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 9 3215 9276
Montalbano Elicona ME 9 2287 11563
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 9 980 12543
Novara di Sicilia ME 10 1337 13880
Fondachelli-Fantina ME 11 1019 14899
Motta Camastra ME 12 845 15744
Tripi ME 12 873 16617
Basicò ME 13 612 17229
Randazzo CT 13 10900 28129
Floresta ME 14 485 28614
San Piero Patti ME 14 2915 31529
Linguaglossa CT 14 5403 36932
Graniti ME 16 1492 38424
Antillo ME 17 919 39343
MazzarrĂ  Sant'Andrea ME 17 1531 40874
Gaggi ME 17 3184 44058
Raccuja ME 18 1041 45099
Furnari ME 18 3784 48883
Roccafiorita ME 19 197 49080
Limina ME 19 836 49916
Librizzi ME 19 1660 51576
Falcone ME 19 2808 54384
Piedimonte Etneo CT 19 3963 58347
Ucria ME 19 1058 59405
Oliveri ME 20 2181 61586
Mongiuffi Melia ME 20 600 62186

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
39 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
50 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
51 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
54 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
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Felt maps
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 1.9
1994-07-06
00:32:23
37.95 15.06 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 212389
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1994-07-06 00:32:23 ± 0.24
Latitude 37.95 ± 0.02
Longitude 15.06 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 212389

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) 2836.4
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 88
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 15
Number of defining phases 15
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.7
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00259
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01158
Number of stations at which the event was observed 13
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitudes information

Md:3

Field Value
Value 3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 5
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 212389
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 20:20:12

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 1
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 212389
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
--.FAI.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:48.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 238 0.0116 0.05 1.2
--.MEU.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:42.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 192 0.0077 0.58 1.2
--.PZI.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:42.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 185 0.008 -0.17 1.5
--.PL9.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:40.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 273 0.0065 1.17 0.8
--.CS9.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:39.51 10.0 undecidable manual PG 269 0.007 -0.46 1.4
--.SOI.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:39.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 80 0.0071 -1.12 0.8
--.AU9.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:39.13 10.0 undecidable manual PG 169 0.0063 0.5 1.4
--.GMB.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:38.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 69 0.0057 0.56 1.4
--.GIB.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:38.95 10.0 undecidable manual PG 272 0.0073 -1.68 0.3
--.SA1.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:38.64 10.0 undecidable manual PG 343 0.0057 1.29 0.7
--.ATN.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:38.68 10.0 undecidable manual SG 56 0.0034 0.11 0.7
--.TU9.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:36.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 271 0.006 -1.81 0.3
--.MNO.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:35.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 266 0.0026 0.39 0.6
--.ATN.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:32.90 10.0 undecidable manual PG 56 0.0034 -0.27 1.6
--.MNO.Z. 1994-07-06T00:32:31.29 10.0 undecidable manual PG 266 0.0026 0.93 1
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