Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.0 on date 19-01-1985 and time 15:34:58 (UTC) in region 5 km SW Accettura (MT)

A magnitude Md 3.0 earthquake occured in region: 5 km SW Accettura (MT), on

  • 19-01-1985 15:34:58 (UTC)
  • 19-01-1985 16:34:58 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.45, 16.13 at 8 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
Accettura MT 5 1856 1856
Gorgoglione MT 7 989 2845
Cirigliano MT 8 375 3220
Pietrapertosa PZ 9 1032 4252
Guardia Perticara PZ 10 552 4804
Stigliano MT 10 4361 9165
Oliveto Lucano MT 11 450 9615
Corleto Perticara PZ 11 2511 12126
Castelmezzano PZ 11 800 12926
San Mauro Forte MT 11 1552 14478
Laurenzana PZ 13 1797 16275
Campomaggiore PZ 13 811 17086
Garaguso MT 14 1073 18159
Calciano MT 16 777 18936
Albano di Lucania PZ 16 1435 20371
Armento PZ 17 631 21002
Aliano MT 18 1008 22010
Salandra MT 18 2829 24839
Gallicchio PZ 18 862 25701
Trivigno PZ 18 678 26379
Anzi PZ 18 1696 28075
Tricarico MT 19 5388 33463
Missanello PZ 19 566 34029

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
34 Km SE of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
46 Km SW of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
55 Km SW of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
87 Km S of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
87 Km SW of Bitonto (55540 inhabitants)
92 Km S of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
93 Km SW of Molfetta (59874 inhabitants)
93 Km SW of Bisceglie (55422 inhabitants)
94 Km W of Taranto (201100 inhabitants)
95 Km S of Trani (56217 inhabitants)
97 Km S of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
97 Km SW of Bari (326344 inhabitants)
98 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 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 3.0 1985-01-19
15:34:58
40.45 16.13 8 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 629
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1985-01-19 15:34:58 ± 0.584
Latitude 40.45 ± 0.01
Longitude 16.13 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 8 ± 5 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 629

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) 1498.4
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 89
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 16
Number of defining phases 16
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.4
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00421
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01125
Number of stations at which the event was observed 10
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 10
Magnitude information

Md:3

Field Value
Value 3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 629
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 17:05:52
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.PE1.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:34.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 70 0.0094 0.18 0.5
--.TR9.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:29.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 311 0.0081 0.28 0.5
--.BRT.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:29.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 61 0.0079 0.42 0.7
--.BAI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:27.80 10.0 undecidable manual SG 41 0.0078 -0.3 0.5
--.MS1.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:22.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 353 0.0113 0.84 0.4
--.SGO.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:20.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 280 0.0057 -0.57 0.5
--.PE1.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:18.60 10.0 undecidable manual PG 70 0.0094 -0.12 1.3
--.ROI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:16.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 159 0.0085 -0.88 0.4
--.TR9.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:16.30 10.0 undecidable manual PG 311 0.0081 0.24 1.3
--.BAI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:15.00 10.0 positive manual PG 41 0.0078 -0.42 2.2
--.BRT.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:15.20 10.0 undecidable manual PG 61 0.0079 -0.49 1
--.ORI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:14.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 149 0.0042 -0.92 0.1
--.CSI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:12.20 10.0 undecidable manual PG 169 0.0061 0.19 1.4
--.SGO.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:11.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 280 0.0057 -0.07 3
--.MMN.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:09.70 10.0 undecidable manual PG 190 0.0051 -0.3 1.3
--.ORI.Z. 1985-01-19T15:35:09.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 149 0.0042 0.9 0.8
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