Earthquake with magnitude of M 3.0 on date 08-01-1987 and time 20:17:18 (Italy) in region Svizzera (SVIZZERA)

A magnitude M 3.0 earthquake occured in region: Svizzera (SVIZZERA), on

  • 08-01-1987 19:17:18 (UTC)
  • 08-01-1987 20:17:18 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 47.39, 7.64 at 9 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

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Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 inhabitants.

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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 M 3.0 1987-01-08
19:17:18
47.39 7.64 9 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 39079
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1987-01-08 19:17:18 ± 0.28
Latitude 47.39 ± 0.01
Longitude 7.64 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 9 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 39079

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) 2107.9
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 107
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) 0.3
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00097
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01781
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitude information

M:3

Field Value
Value 3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude M
Reference to an origin 39079
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 09:42:56
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.LPL.Z. 1987-01-08T19:18:16.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN 198 0.0177 0.46 0.4
--.LPG.Z. 1987-01-08T19:18:16.60 10.0 undecidable manual SN 198 0.0178 0.24 0.5
--.VAI.E. 1987-01-08T19:18:09.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 152 0.0153 -0.74 0.2
--.CDF.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:55.40 10.0 undecidable manual SN 346 0.0094 1.3 0
--.HAU.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:53.40 10.0 undecidable manual SN 305 0.0096 -1.03 0.1
--.LPL.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:51.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 198 0.0177 0.16 1.4
--.LPG.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:51.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 198 0.0178 0.08 1.4
--.VAI.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:48.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 152 0.0153 0 3.2
--.BSF.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:43.20 10.0 undecidable manual SG 307 0.0065 -0.41 0.5
--.SLE.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:42.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 56 0.0062 -0.53 0.4
--.CDF.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:39.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 346 0.0094 0.93 0.3
--.HAU.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:38.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.0096 -0.36 1.5
--.SLE.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:32.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 56 0.0062 -0.19 1.8
--.BSF.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:32.50 10.0 undecidable manual PG 307 0.0065 -0.41 1.3
--.BBS.Z. 1987-01-08T19:17:21.50 10.0 undecidable manual PG 310 0.001 0.09 1.9
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