Earthquake with magnitude of Md 1.6 on date 02-03-2017 and time 22:11:32 (Italy) in region 5 km SE Massa di Somma (NA)

A magnitude Md 1.6 earthquake occured in region: 5 km SE Massa di Somma (NA), on

  • 02-03-2017 21:11:32 (UTC)
  • 02-03-2017 22:11:32 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.82, 14.43 at 0 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
Massa di Somma NA 5 5444 5444
San Sebastiano al Vesuvio NA 5 9196 14640
Somma Vesuviana NA 5 35233 49873
Ottaviano NA 5 23860 73733
Sant'Anastasia NA 5 27671 101404
Pollena Trocchia NA 6 13562 114966
Portici NA 6 55274 170240
Boscotrecase NA 6 10363 180603
Trecase NA 6 9097 189700
Terzigno NA 6 18968 208668
Torre del Greco NA 6 86275 294943
Boscoreale NA 7 28072 323015
Ercolano NA 7 53709 376724
Cercola NA 7 18267 394991
San Giuseppe Vesuviano NA 7 30657 425648
Torre Annunziata NA 7 42789 468437
San Giorgio a Cremano NA 8 45557 513994
Volla NA 9 23755 537749
Pomigliano d'Arco NA 10 39922 577671
San Gennaro Vesuviano NA 10 11966 589637
Poggiomarino NA 10 21976 611613
Pompei NA 10 25358 636971
Castello di Cisterna NA 11 7869 644840
Brusciano NA 11 16466 661306
Scisciano NA 12 5994 667300
Mariglianella NA 12 7787 675087
Marigliano NA 12 30157 705244
Scafati SA 12 50787 756031
Casalnuovo di Napoli NA 12 49855 805886
San Vitaliano NA 12 6461 812347
Palma Campania NA 12 15978 828325
Saviano NA 12 15982 844307
Striano NA 13 8397 852704
Santa Maria la Carità NA 14 11722 864426
Carbonara di Nola NA 14 2429 866855
San Paolo Bel Sito NA 14 3513 870368
Nola NA 14 34431 904799
Acerra NA 14 59573 964372
Casoria NA 15 77642 1042014
San Marzano sul Sarno SA 15 10442 1052456
Afragola NA 15 65057 1117513
Napoli NA 15 974074 2091587
Liveri NA 15 1607 2093194
Domicella AV 15 1862 2095056
Angri SA 15 34002 2129058
Castellammare di Stabia NA 15 66466 2195524
Sant'Antonio Abate NA 15 19743 2215267
San Valentino Torio SA 15 10947 2226214
Casavatore NA 15 18661 2244875
Cimitile NA 16 7280 2252155
Marzano di Nola AV 16 1727 2253882
Arzano NA 16 34886 2288768
Casamarciano NA 16 3289 2292057
Sarno SA 16 31529 2323586
Lettere NA 17 6188 2329774
Casola di Napoli NA 17 3898 2333672
Gragnano NA 17 29136 2362808
Camposano NA 17 5333 2368141
Pago del Vallo di Lauro AV 17 1830 2369971
Cardito NA 18 22755 2392726
Vico Equense NA 18 20969 2413695
Sant'Egidio del Monte Albino SA 18 8909 2422604
Visciano NA 18 4454 2427058
Comiziano NA 18 1814 2428872
Corbara SA 18 2545 2431417
Caivano NA 18 37879 2469296
Pimonte NA 18 5980 2475276
Frattamaggiore NA 18 30329 2505605
Lauro AV 19 3509 2509114
Cicciano NA 19 12906 2522020
Crispano NA 19 12354 2534374
Pagani SA 19 35834 2570208
Tufino NA 19 3776 2573984
Grumo Nevano NA 19 18061 2592045
Taurano AV 19 1546 2593591
Casandrino NA 19 14336 2607927
Quindici AV 19 1938 2609865
Frattaminore NA 20 16208 2626073
Melito di Napoli NA 20 37826 2663899
Meta NA 20 8015 2671914

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
6 Km E of Portici (55274 inhabitants)
6 Km NE of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
7 Km E of Ercolano (53709 inhabitants)
12 Km NW of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
14 Km SE of Acerra (59573 inhabitants)
15 Km SE of Casoria (77642 inhabitants)
15 Km SE of Afragola (65057 inhabitants)
15 Km E of Napoli (974074 inhabitants)
15 Km NW of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
21 Km E of Marano di Napoli (59874 inhabitants)
22 Km SE of Giugliano in Campania (122974 inhabitants)
25 Km SE of Aversa (53047 inhabitants)
27 Km NW of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
28 Km E of Pozzuoli (81661 inhabitants)
29 Km S of Caserta (76326 inhabitants)
32 Km NW of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
33 Km W of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
45 Km SW of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
53 Km W of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
Shakemap
Felt maps
Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 Md 1.6 2017-03-02
21:11:32
40.82 14.43 0 2018-01-10
09:55:05
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 50849041
Rev 100 Md 1.6 2017-03-02
21:11:32
40.83 14.43 2 2017-03-02
21:22:50
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 41865381
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2017-03-02 21:11:32 ± 0.06
Latitude 40.82 ± 0.00
Longitude 14.43 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 0 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 50849041

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 480
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 200
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 292
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 480
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 157
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 20
Number of defining phases 11
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.16
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.02248
Number of stations at which the event was observed 15
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 6
Magnitudes information

Md:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 5
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 50849041
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2017-10-24 12:38:45

Md:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 5
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 41865381
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2017-03-02 21:22:50
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.APEC.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:56.00 3.0 undecidable manual Sn 3.39 0
IV.QLNO.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:54.54 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 6.19 0
IV.SBPO.HNZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:48.55 3.0 negative manual Pg 9.88 0
IV.BRSN.EHZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:37.25 3.0 negative manual Pg 13.26 0
IV.PE3.EHZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:16.60 3.0 undecidable manual Pn 1.66 0
IV.SAMA.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:12:16.08 3.0 undecidable manual Sg -0.2 0
IV.SRES.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:57.87 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -0.16 0
IV.MOCO.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:43.12 3.0 negative manual P 0.83 0
IV.MRB1.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:36.85 3.0 undecidable manual P -0.57 0
IV.OVO.HHN. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.51 0.3 undecidable manual P 280 0.0225 95 0.14 73
IV.VVDG.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.46 0.1 undecidable manual S 353 0.0117 99 0.13 98
IV.VARP.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.11 0.1 undecidable manual P 238 0.0135 97 -0.07 99
IV.VTIR.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.83 0.1 undecidable manual S 184 0.018 96 0.27 95
IV.VVDG.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.09 0.1 undecidable manual P 353 0.0117 99 -0.04 100
IV.VBKN.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.20 0.1 undecidable manual S 27 0.0072 104 0.06 100
IV.VTIR.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.19 0.1 undecidable manual P 184 0.018 96 -0.08 99
IV.VARP.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:33.51 0.1 undecidable manual S 238 0.0135 97 0.1 99
IV.VBKN.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:32.91 0.1 undecidable manual P 27 0.0072 104 -0.12 98
IV.CRTO.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:32.94 0.1 undecidable manual S 225 0.0036 116 -0.09 99
IV.CRTO.HHZ. 2017-03-02T21:11:32.73 0.1 undecidable manual P 225 0.0036 116 -0.23 96
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.CRTO.HHZ. Md:1.4 14 END duration s
IV.VBKN.HHZ. Md:1.6 18 END duration s
IV.VVDG.HHZ. Md:1.7 19 END duration s
IV.VARP.HHZ. Md:1.8 21 END duration s
IV.VTIR.HHZ. Md:1.6 17 END duration s
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