Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.7 on date 06-08-2018 and time 12:02:39 (Italy) in region 6 km NE Cardeto (RC)

A magnitude ML 1.7 earthquake occured in region: 6 km NE Cardeto (RC), on

  • 06-08-2018 10:02:39 (UTC)
  • 06-08-2018 12:02:39 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.12, 15.82 at 13 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
Cardeto RC 6 1641 1641
Santo Stefano in Aspromonte RC 6 1263 2904
Sant'Alessio in Aspromonte RC 8 343 3247
Laganadi RC 9 413 3660
Bagaladi RC 10 1039 4699
Roccaforte del Greco RC 11 476 5175
Calanna RC 11 934 6109
San Lorenzo RC 12 2640 8749
San Roberto RC 13 1750 10499
Condofuri RC 13 5113 15612
Fiumara RC 15 1018 16630
Reggio di Calabria RC 15 183035 199665
Montebello Ionico RC 16 6214 205879
Delianuova RC 16 3352 209231
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte RC 16 4120 213351
Motta San Giovanni RC 17 6208 219559
Bova RC 17 448 220007
Sinopoli RC 17 2089 222096
Scido RC 17 931 223027
Scilla RC 18 4964 227991
Campo Calabro RC 18 4536 232527
Bagnara Calabra RC 19 10255 242782
San Procopio RC 19 534 243316
Villa San Giovanni RC 20 13784 257100
Cosoleto RC 20 859 257959

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
15 Km E of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
25 Km E of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
80 Km NE of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
94 Km NE of Catania (314555 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 ML 1.7 2018-08-06
10:02:39
38.12 15.82 13 2019-04-24
14:50:59
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 64049521
Rev 100 ML 1.7 2018-08-06
10:02:39
38.12 15.82 12 2018-08-06
10:07:51
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 59435271
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2018-08-06 10:02:39 ± 0.09
Latitude 38.12 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.82 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 13 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 64049521

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 650
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 61
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 217
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 650
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 171
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 12
Number of defining phases 12
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.21
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.05036
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.49103
Number of stations at which the event was observed 6
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 6
Magnitudes information

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 59435271
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-08-06 10:07:51

ML:1.7

Field Value
Value 1.7
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 14
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 64049521
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-03-20 16:18:46
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:56.06 0.3 undecidable manual S 6 0.491 93 -0.24 68
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:52.28 0.3 undecidable manual S 275 0.3687 94 -0.4 68
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:50.48 0.3 undecidable manual S 301 0.2851 96 0.27 70
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:49.17 0.1 undecidable manual P 6 0.491 93 0.06 94
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:47.02 0.1 undecidable manual P 275 0.3687 94 0 98
IV.SOI.EHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:47.20 0.3 undecidable manual S 104 0.1898 103 -0.23 71
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:46.16 0.6 undecidable manual S 22 0.1529 110 -0.23 49
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:45.57 0.1 undecidable manual P 301 0.2851 96 -0.03 99
IV.SOI.EHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:44.10 0.1 undecidable manual P 104 0.1898 103 0.11 100
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:43.60 0.1 positive manual P 22 0.1529 110 0.21 97
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:43.95 0.3 undecidable manual S 8 0.0504 151 -0.09 77
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-08-06T10:02:42.24 0.1 undecidable manual P 8 0.0504 151 0.2 99
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.GMB.BHE. ML:2.7 0.00724 0.2 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:44.21
IV.GMB.BHN. ML:2.9 0.0095 0.16 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:44.15
MN.CEL.HHN. ML:1.6 0.000337 0.48 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:46.39
MN.CEL.HNN. ML:1.5 0.0002475 0.5 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:46.64
MN.CEL.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0003335 0.56 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:46.48
MN.CEL.HNE. ML:1.5 0.00027 0.58 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:46.48
IV.SOI.EHE. ML:1.6 0.0002365 0.42 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:47.76
IV.SOI.EHN. ML:1.5 0.000204 0.34 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:48.20
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:1.8 0.0003115 1.72 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:51.04
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.8 0.000253 1.22 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:51.78
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:1.8 0.000223 0.54 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:53.57
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:1.7 0.000174 0.72 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:54.67
IV.JOPP.HHE. ML:1.2 3.79E-5 0.54 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:02:57.30
IV.JOPP.HHN. ML:1.3 4.405E-5 1.1 AML other m 2018-08-06T10:03:00.62
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