Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.5 on date 19-11-2018 and time 02:08:54 (Italy) in region Costa Calabra sud occidentale (Catanzaro, Vibo Valentia, Reggio di Calabria)

A magnitude ML 1.5 earthquake occured in region: Costa Calabra sud occidentale (Catanzaro, Vibo Valentia, Reggio di Calabria), on

  • 19-11-2018 01:08:54 (UTC)
  • 19-11-2018 02:08:54 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.38, 15.75 at 11 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
Palmi RC 9 18930 18930
Seminara RC 11 2811 21741
Bagnara Calabra RC 12 10255 31996
Gioia Tauro RC 14 19864 51860
MelicuccĂ  RC 14 930 52790
Scilla RC 15 4964 57754
Sant'Eufemia d'Aspromonte RC 16 4120 61874
San Procopio RC 16 534 62408
Sinopoli RC 17 2089 64497
San Ferdinando RC 18 4490 68987
Rizziconi RC 18 7829 76816
San Roberto RC 19 1750 78566
Cosoleto RC 19 859 79425
Fiumara RC 20 1018 80443

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
27 Km NE of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
32 Km N of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
83 Km SW of Lamezia Terme (70714 inhabitants)
94 Km SW of Catanzaro (90612 inhabitants)
100 Km NE of Acireale (52622 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 1.5 2018-11-19
01:08:54
38.38 15.75 11 2019-06-04
09:16:05
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 64587431
Rev 100 ML 1.3 2018-11-19
01:08:54
38.38 15.74 11 2018-11-19
01:16:11
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 63189661
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2018-11-19 01:08:54 ± 0.12
Latitude 38.38 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.75 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 11 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 64587431

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 778
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 680
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 94
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 780
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 139
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) 0.29
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.22123
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.60524
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:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.4
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 64587431
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-04-23 09:23:04

ML:1.3

Field Value
Value 1.3
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 10
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 63189661
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-11-19 01:16:11
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:15.78 0.6 undecidable manual S 270 0.6052 50 0.99 38
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:08.44 0.6 undecidable manual S 233 0.3921 50 -0.02 50
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:07.95 0.6 undecidable manual S 186 0.3804 50 -0.17 48
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:06.05 0.1 undecidable manual P 270 0.6052 50 -0.08 95
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:04.29 0.6 undecidable manual S 25 0.2482 50 0.08 51
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:03.50 0.6 undecidable manual S 239 0.2248 50 -0.01 49
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:03.87 0.6 undecidable manual S 164 0.2212 50 0.46 43
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:02.20 0.1 undecidable manual P 233 0.3921 50 -0.28 96
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:02.19 0.1 undecidable manual P 186 0.3804 50 -0.09 100
IV.JOPP.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:09:00.35 0.1 positive manual P 25 0.2482 50 0.33 99
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-11-19T01:08:59.69 0.1 positive manual P 239 0.2248 50 0.07 98
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-11-19T01:08:59.84 0.1 undecidable manual P 164 0.2212 50 0.28 94
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.GMB.BHN. ML:2 0.0006315 1 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:03.40
IV.GMB.BHE. ML:0 0.0006105 0.16 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:04.26
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.4 0.0001605 0.44 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:04.25
IV.JOPP.HHN. ML:0 7.35E-5 1.16 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:06.32
IV.JOPP.HHE. ML:0 5.4637635E-5 0.26 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:05.64
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:1.5 9.839405E-5 0.2 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:09.38
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:1.5 9.051676E-5 0.42 AML other m 2018-11-19T01:09:09.27
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