Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.2 on date 21-10-2018 and time 02:55:34 (Italy) in region 3 km SW Furnari (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.2 earthquake occured in region: 3 km SW Furnari (ME), on

  • 21-10-2018 00:55:34 (UTC)
  • 21-10-2018 02:55:34 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.09, 15.1 at 10 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
Furnari ME 3 3784 3784
Mazzarrà Sant'Andrea ME 3 1531 5315
Falcone ME 3 2808 8123
Tripi ME 5 873 8996
Basicò ME 5 612 9608
Oliveri ME 5 2181 11789
Rodì Milici ME 7 2056 13845
Terme Vigliatore ME 8 7395 21240
Novara di Sicilia ME 9 1337 22577
Castroreale ME 10 2504 25081
Montalbano Elicona ME 11 2287 27368
Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto ME 12 41583 68951
Librizzi ME 12 1660 70611
San Piero Patti ME 13 2915 73526
Patti ME 13 13431 86957
Fondachelli-Fantina ME 13 1019 87976
Montagnareale ME 14 1615 89591
Merì ME 16 2338 91929
Santa Lucia del Mela ME 17 4650 96579
Raccuja ME 17 1041 97620
San Filippo del Mela ME 18 7115 104735
Antillo ME 18 919 105654
Roccella Valdemone ME 19 666 106320
Milazzo ME 19 31646 137966
Sant'Angelo di Brolo ME 19 3090 141056
Malvagna ME 19 733 141789
Ucria ME 20 1058 142847

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
42 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
48 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
53 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
65 Km N 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 1.2 2018-10-21
00:55:34
38.09 15.1 10 2019-06-04
09:16:14
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 68087081
Rev 100 ML 1.2 2018-10-21
00:55:34
38.09 15.1 10 2018-10-21
01:02:36
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 62155621
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2018-10-21 00:55:34 ± 0.09
Latitude 38.09 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.10 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 10 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 68087081

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 628
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 487
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 163
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 630
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 99
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) 0.24
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.06925
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.80309
Number of stations at which the event was observed 9
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 9
Magnitudes information

ML:1.2

Field Value
Value 1.2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 68087081
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-04-29 10:55:53

ML:1.2

Field Value
Value 1.2
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 6
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 62155621
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-10-21 01:02:36
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:51.01 0.6 undecidable manual P 50 0.8031 50 0.82 35
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:46.85 0.6 undecidable manual S 342 0.3004 50 0.33 46
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2018-10-21T00:55:46.89 0.6 undecidable manual S 340 0.3247 50 -0.35 46
IV.GMB.BHN. 2018-10-21T00:55:46.26 0.3 undecidable manual P 82 0.5774 50 -0.08 69
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:44.31 0.3 undecidable manual P 100 0.4802 50 -0.35 66
IV.MPNC.HHN. 2018-10-21T00:55:43.11 0.6 undecidable manual S 74 0.2059 113 -0.38 46
IV.MILZ.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:43.55 0.3 undecidable manual S 30 0.2077 113 0 75
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:42.46 0.3 undecidable manual S 255 0.1844 115 -0.28 71
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:41.78 0.3 undecidable manual P 342 0.3004 50 0.18 71
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2018-10-21T00:55:41.94 0.1 undecidable manual P 340 0.3247 50 -0.07 97
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:39.29 0.3 undecidable manual S 156 0.0692 142 0.12 76
IV.MILZ.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:39.89 0.3 undecidable manual P 30 0.2077 113 0.01 75
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:39.49 0.3 undecidable manual P 255 0.1844 115 0.08 75
IV.MPNC.HHN. 2018-10-21T00:55:39.82 0.1 undecidable manual P 74 0.2059 113 -0.03 100
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2018-10-21T00:55:37.55 0.1 undecidable manual P 156 0.0692 142 0.2 99
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:2.3 0.002895 1.1 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:39.55
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1 7.015E-5 1.34 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:42.08
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.2 0.0001155 1.16 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:43.07
IV.MILZ.HHN. ML:0.9 5.135E-5 1.14 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:44.08
IV.MILZ.HHE. ML:1.1 7.49E-5 0.2 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:44.13
IV.IVPL.HHE. ML:1.5 0.0001275 0.96 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:47.55
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:0 9.94E-5 0.52 AML other m 2018-10-21T00:55:49.62
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
Focal Mechanism in the area
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