Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.4 on date 03-04-1996 and time 22:07:34 (Italy) in region 5 km SW Missanello (PZ)

A magnitude Md 3.4 earthquake occured in region: 5 km SW Missanello (PZ), on

  • 03-04-1996 20:07:34 (UTC)
  • 03-04-1996 22:07:34 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.239, 16.147 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
Missanello PZ 5 566 566
Roccanova PZ 6 1543 2109
Gallicchio PZ 6 862 2971
Castronuovo di Sant'Andrea PZ 7 1067 4038
San Chirico Raparo PZ 8 1084 5122
San Martino d'Agri PZ 8 801 5923
Calvera PZ 10 387 6310
Armento PZ 10 631 6941
Aliano MT 11 1008 7949
Sant'Arcangelo PZ 11 6533 14482
Carbone PZ 12 638 15120
Teana PZ 13 613 15733
Chiaromonte PZ 14 1965 17698
Fardella PZ 14 627 18325
Guardia Perticara PZ 15 552 18877
Montemurro PZ 15 1235 20112
Castelsaraceno PZ 15 1384 21496
Spinoso PZ 16 1462 22958
Senise PZ 16 7115 30073
Gorgoglione MT 17 989 31062
Cirigliano MT 17 375 31437
Francavilla in Sinni PZ 18 4215 35652
Corleto Perticara PZ 18 2511 38163
Episcopia PZ 19 1434 39597
Stigliano MT 20 4361 43958

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
53 Km SE of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
61 Km SW of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
74 Km SW of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
96 Km W of Taranto (201100 inhabitants)
Recent and historical seismicity
Seismic hazard
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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 3.4
ML-VAX 2.7
1996-04-03
20:07:34
40.239 16.147 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 243399
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1996-04-03 20:07:34 ± 0.138
Latitude 40.2390 ± 0.0117
Longitude 16.1470 ± 0.0141
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 243399

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) 1770
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 62
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 30
Number of defining phases 30
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.6
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00259
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.05998
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:3.4

Field Value
Value 3.4
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 243399
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 20:50:21

ML:2.7

Field Value
Value 2.7
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 243399
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
--.CTI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:09:13.30 10.0 negative manual PN 332 0.06 -0.15 1
--.LCI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:22.25 10.0 undecidable manual SN 85 0.0134 -0.11 0.5
--.FG5.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:16.20 10.0 undecidable manual SN 327 0.0111 -0.05 0.6
--.MO9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:13.00 10.0 negative manual PN 189 0.0203 0.27 1.9
--.SDI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:13.88 10.0 negative manual PN 310 0.0206 0.72 1.3
--.GMB.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:11.76 10.0 undecidable manual PN 187 0.0187 1.48 0.1
--.ATN.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:11.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 194 0.0193 -0.13 1.1
--.SOI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:11.89 10.0 undecidable manual PN 182 0.0194 0.5 0.8
--.SC9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:10.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 189 0.0181 0.76 0.6
--.FG2.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:06.20 10.0 negative manual PN 335 0.0155 0.59 1.8
--.FG3.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:02.68 10.0 undecidable manual PN 354 0.0132 0.77 0.8
--.LCI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:01.98 10.0 positive manual PN 85 0.0134 -0.29 2.6
--.SGO.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:01.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 297 0.0064 0.39 0.5
--.GRI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:01.35 10.0 undecidable manual PN 171 0.0129 0.04 1.4
--.MU9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:08:01.40 10.0 undecidable manual SG 316 0.0065 0.16 0.6
--.FG5.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:59.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 327 0.0111 0.43 1.2
--.TDS.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:57.30 10.0 undecidable manual SG 165 0.0053 0.17 0.5
--.CI9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:56.77 10.0 undecidable manual PG 306 0.0095 0.74 0.9
--.FG4.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:55.20 10.0 undecidable manual PG 332 0.0091 -0.02 1.5
--.BRT.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:54.60 10.0 undecidable manual PG 50 0.0089 -0.76 0.9
--.MGR.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:52.36 10.0 undecidable manual SG 257 0.0041 -0.2 0.6
--.SL9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:51.18 10.0 undecidable manual SG 291 0.0037 0.1 0.6
--.MU9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:49.46 10.0 undecidable manual PG 316 0.0065 -0.41 1.3
--.SGO.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:48.37 10.0 undecidable manual PG 297 0.0064 -1.34 0.4
--.LT9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:46.78 10.0 undecidable manual PG 54 0.0056 -1.31 0.4
--.ORI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:45.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 129 0.0026 -0.81 0.4
--.TDS.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:45.88 10.0 negative manual PG 165 0.0053 -1.66 0.5
--.MGR.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:43.62 10.0 positive manual PG 257 0.0041 -1.45 0.7
--.SL9.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:43.75 10.0 positive manual PG 291 0.0037 -0.45 2.6
--.ORI.Z. 1996-04-03T20:07:42.20 10.0 positive manual PG 129 0.0026 0.56 2
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