Earthquake with magnitude of Md 4.0 on date 05-11-2000 and time 18:26:27 (Italy) in region 4 km NW Nicolosi (CT)

A magnitude Md 4.0 earthquake occured in region: 4 km NW Nicolosi (CT), on

  • 05-11-2000 17:26:27 (UTC)
  • 05-11-2000 18:26:27 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.65, 15.01 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
Nicolosi CT 4 7463 7463
Pedara CT 6 14102 21565
Ragalna CT 7 3924 25489
Trecastagni CT 7 10910 36399
Belpasso CT 7 28108 64507
Viagrande CT 9 8563 73070
San Pietro Clarenza CT 9 7743 80813
Camporotondo Etneo CT 9 5023 85836
Mascalucia CT 9 31958 117794
Zafferana Etnea CT 10 9517 127311
Tremestieri Etneo CT 10 20589 147900
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 10 3524 151424
Gravina di Catania CT 11 25838 177262
San Giovanni la Punta CT 11 23060 200322
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 11 17984 218306
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 12 7641 225947
Sant'Agata li Battiati CT 12 9479 235426
Santa Venerina CT 12 8592 244018
Milo CT 12 1087 245105
Aci Catena CT 13 29851 274956
PaternĂ² CT 13 48228 323184
San Gregorio di Catania CT 13 11966 335150
Biancavilla CT 13 24007 359157
Valverde CT 13 7840 366997
Misterbianco CT 14 49410 416407
Acireale CT 14 52622 469029
Aci Castello CT 16 18723 487752
Motta Sant'Anastasia CT 16 12116 499868
Sant'Alfio CT 16 1582 501450
Adrano CT 16 36122 537572
Catania CT 18 314555 852127
Giarre CT 18 27659 879786
Riposto CT 19 14838 894624

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
14 Km W of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
18 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
70 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
75 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
77 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
84 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
86 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
88 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
91 Km N of Modica (54633 inhabitants)
94 Km NE of Gela (75827 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
Rev 1000 Md 4.0
ML-VAX 3.1
2000-11-05
17:26:27
37.65 15.01 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 406109
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2000-11-05 17:26:27 ± 0.125
Latitude 37.65 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.01 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 406109

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) 1386.6
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 94
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 61
Number of defining phases 61
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.5
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.0034
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.06022
Number of stations at which the event was observed 40
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 40
Magnitudes information

Md:4

Field Value
Value 4
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 4
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 406109
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 23:22:16

ML:3.1

Field Value
Value 3.1
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 24
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 406109
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
--.RGNG.Z. 2000-11-05T17:28:15.98 10.0 undecidable manual SN 5 0.0363 0.21 0.5
--.SFI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:28:06.94 10.0 undecidable manual PN 339 0.0602 0.5 0.7
--.BRT.Z. 2000-11-05T17:28:06.36 10.0 undecidable manual SN 26 0.0325 0.7 0.4
--.LCI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:28:06.22 10.0 undecidable manual SN 40 0.0324 0.96 0.3
--.PSB1.Z. 2000-11-05T17:28:04.65 10.0 undecidable manual SN 357 0.0321 0.09 0.6
--.ARV.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:58.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 345 0.0545 1.05 0.4
--.CI9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:55.45 10.0 undecidable manual SN 359 0.0288 -0.42 0.5
--.LT9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:55.89 10.0 undecidable manual SN 24 0.0294 -1.34 0.1
--.ASS.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:53.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 342 0.0512 0.19 1
--.NRCA.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:50.22 10.0 undecidable manual PN 344 0.0484 1.82 0.1
--.SGO.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:49.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN 4 0.0262 0.58 0.5
--.SL9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:46.34 10.0 undecidable manual SN 9 0.025 0.66 0.4
--.MNS.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:45.43 10.0 undecidable manual PN 339 0.0455 1.45 0.2
--.ORI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:42.95 10.0 undecidable manual SN 24 0.0238 0.5 0.5
--.AQU.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:41.68 10.0 undecidable manual PN 345 0.0437 0.4 1
--.PTS.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:38.17 10.0 undecidable manual SN 251 0.0228 -1.85 0
--.CRVI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:31.96 10.0 undecidable manual PN 352 0.0369 1.02 0.5
--.SDI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:31.80 10.0 positive manual PN 347 0.0374 0.12 2.5
--.LVI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:30.35 10.0 undecidable manual SN 279 0.0192 -0.08 0.7
--.RGNG.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:30.28 10.0 positive manual PN 5 0.0363 0.18 2.5
--.RFI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:26.47 10.0 undecidable manual PN 347 0.0336 0.66 0.9
--.FG5.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:25.73 10.0 positive manual PN 2 0.0327 1.26 0.7
--.PSB1.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:23.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 357 0.0321 -0.13 1.4
--.VTB1.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:23.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 355 0.0319 -0.21 1.4
--.BRT.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:23.37 10.0 undecidable manual PN 26 0.0325 -0.89 0.7
--.LCI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:22.55 10.0 undecidable manual PN 40 0.0324 -1.48 0.2
--.LT9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:19.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 24 0.0294 -0.31 1.4
--.CI9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:18.37 10.0 undecidable manual PN 359 0.0288 -0.24 1.4
--.GRI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:17.73 10.0 undecidable manual SN 42 0.0145 -0.11 0.7
--.MU9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:17.68 10.0 undecidable manual PN 6 0.0282 0.13 1.5
--.CLTB.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:13.57 10.0 undecidable manual SN 267 0.0128 0.09 0.7
--.SGO.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:13.58 10.0 undecidable manual PN 4 0.0262 -1.02 0.6
--.ORI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:11.19 10.0 undecidable manual PN 24 0.0238 0.32 1.5
--.SL9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:11.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 9 0.025 -0.87 0.8
--.PTS.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:08.54 10.0 undecidable manual PN 251 0.0228 -0.93 0.8
--.FAVR.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:06.34 10.0 undecidable manual SN 250 0.0101 -0.16 0.7
--.LVI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:03.17 10.0 undecidable manual PN 279 0.0192 -0.75 1.1
--.ERC.Z. 2000-11-05T17:27:01.38 10.0 undecidable manual PN 281 0.0176 0.01 1.7
--.SC9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:57.40 10.0 undecidable manual SG 41 0.0074 0.09 0.7
--.CS9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:57.20 10.0 undecidable manual SG 291 0.0071 0.83 0.4
--.GIB.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:57.90 10.0 undecidable manual SG 293 0.0076 0.03 0.7
--.GRI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:56.19 10.0 undecidable manual PN 42 0.0145 -0.46 1.4
--.USI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:56.79 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 306 0.016 -2.32 0
--.CLTB.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:54.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 267 0.0128 0.26 1.6
--.ATN.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:51.37 10.0 undecidable manual SG 34 0.0055 0.89 0.3
--.FAVR.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:50.54 10.0 positive manual PN 250 0.0101 0.43 2.9
--.MCT.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:50.95 10.0 undecidable manual PN 268 0.01 1.13 0.6
--.MO9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:50.65 10.0 undecidable manual SG 56 0.0057 -0.55 0.5
--.PZI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:49.60 10.0 undecidable manual SG 184 0.0053 -0.67 0.5
--.SOI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:46.13 10.0 negative manual PG 62 0.0083 -0.38 3
--.AU9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:45.64 10.0 undecidable manual SG 157 0.0038 1.32 0.2
--.SA1.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:44.95 10.0 undecidable manual PG 351 0.0083 -1.54 0.2
--.CS9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:43.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 291 0.0071 -1.16 0.5
--.GIB.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:43.86 10.0 undecidable manual PG 293 0.0076 -1.27 0.4
--.SC9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:43.83 10.0 undecidable manual PG 41 0.0074 -0.77 1
--.MSI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:42.30 10.0 undecidable manual PG 37 0.0062 -0.3 1.6
--.MO9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:41.62 10.0 undecidable manual PG 56 0.0057 0.34 1.6
--.PZI.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:40.37 10.0 undecidable manual PG 184 0.0053 -0.05 1.7
--.ATN.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:40.54 10.0 negative manual PG 34 0.0055 -0.32 3.1
--.AU9.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:37.65 10.0 positive manual PG 157 0.0038 0.34 3.1
--.MNO.Z. 2000-11-05T17:26:35.89 10.0 positive manual PG 318 0.0034 -0.31 3.2
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