Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.8 on date 30-11-2018 and time 10:26:16 (UTC) in region 3 km NW Raccuja (ME)

A magnitude ML 1.8 earthquake occured in region: 3 km NW Raccuja (ME), on

  • 30-11-2018 10:26:16 (UTC)
  • 30-11-2018 11:26:16 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.08, 14.89 at 6 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
Raccuja ME 3 1041 1041
Sant'Angelo di Brolo ME 4 3090 4131
Sinagra ME 4 2705 6836
Ucria ME 4 1058 7894
Librizzi ME 6 1660 9554
Ficarra ME 6 1469 11023
San Piero Patti ME 7 2915 13938
Castell'Umberto ME 7 3128 17066
Montagnareale ME 8 1615 18681
Tortorici ME 8 6435 25116
Patti ME 9 13431 38547
Piraino ME 9 3962 42509
Brolo ME 10 5783 48292
San Salvatore di Fitalia ME 10 1319 49611
Naso ME 10 3813 53424
Gioiosa Marea ME 10 7074 60498
Floresta ME 11 485 60983
Galati Mamertino ME 12 2627 63610
Mirto ME 12 974 64584
Montalbano Elicona ME 13 2287 66871
Frazzanò ME 13 711 67582
Longi ME 14 1473 69055
Basicò ME 15 612 69667
Oliveri ME 16 2181 71848
Capo d'Orlando ME 16 13254 85102
Capri Leone ME 16 4515 89617
San Marco d'Alunzio ME 17 1996 91613
Falcone ME 17 2808 94421
Alcara li Fusi ME 18 1980 96401
Tripi ME 19 873 97274
Torrenova ME 19 4386 101660
Militello Rosmarino ME 19 1324 102984
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 20 980 103964
Roccella Valdemone ME 20 666 104630

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
58 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
60 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
66 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
67 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
98 Km NE of Caltanissetta (63360 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 ML 1.8 2018-11-30
10:26:16
38.08 14.89 6 2019-06-04
09:16:02
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 63834931
Rev 100 ML 1.8 2018-11-30
10:26:16
38.08 14.89 6 2018-11-30
10:34:15
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 63494971
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2018-11-30 10:26:16 ± 0.08
Latitude 38.08 ± 0.00
Longitude 14.89 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 6 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 63834931

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 509
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 342
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 287
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 510
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 59
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 21
Number of defining phases 21
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.26
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.04227
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.67269
Number of stations at which the event was observed 13
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 13
Magnitudes information

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 12
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 63834931
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-12-11 10:28:25

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 11
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 63494971
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-11-30 10:34:15
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:38.18 0.6 undecidable manual S 317 0.616 50 0.06 46
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:35.55 0.6 undecidable manual S 69 0.5171 50 0.36 44
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:29.55 0.6 undecidable manual P 258 0.6727 50 -0.25 43
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:28.71 0.6 undecidable manual P 317 0.616 50 -0.13 45
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:28.47 0.6 undecidable manual S 13 0.3013 99 0.53 44
IV.IVGP.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:28.60 0.6 undecidable manual S 10 0.3184 99 0.01 49
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:27.54 0.6 undecidable manual S 112 0.2905 100 0.01 49
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:26.58 0.6 undecidable manual P 69 0.5171 50 -0.57 41
IV.GALF.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:26.31 0.6 undecidable manual P 215 0.4515 50 0.28 45
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:25.01 0.6 undecidable manual S 106 0.2005 104 0.89 38
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:25.27 0.6 undecidable manual S 226 0.2167 103 0.54 44
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:24.14 0.6 undecidable manual P 80 0.3678 98 -0.29 46
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:23.01 0.6 undecidable manual P 13 0.3013 99 0.05 49
IV.IVGP.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:23.22 0.6 undecidable manual P 10 0.3184 99 -0.12 48
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:22.23 0.3 undecidable manual P 112 0.2905 100 -0.5 66
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:22.64 0.6 undecidable manual P 170 0.2653 101 0.46 45
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:22.08 0.6 undecidable manual P 186 0.2599 101 0.03 49
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:20.53 0.3 undecidable manual P 106 0.2005 104 -0.23 72
IV.MNO.SHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:20.97 0.3 undecidable manual P 226 0.2167 103 -0.14 73
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:18.57 0.6 undecidable manual S 200 0.0423 140 -0.1 51
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2018-11-30T10:26:17.46 0.1 positive manual P 200 0.0423 140 -0.15 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:0 0.009468895 0.3392 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:18.85
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:0 0.0032746155 0.096 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:18.76
IV.NOV.HHN. ML:0 0.0007663222 0.256 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:25.37
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:0 0.000735086 0.2816 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:26.48
IV.MNO.SHN. ML:0 0.0003127413 0.3968 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:27.94
IV.MNO.SHE. ML:0 0.0002186074 0.2816 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:28.16
IV.EMSG.HHN. ML:1.9 0.00044008535 0.6208 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:28.91
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:0 0.000170052 0.16 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:28.79
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:0 0.00014504405 1.8208 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:28.08
IV.IVPL.HHE. ML:0 0.0004028188 0.1984 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:29.88
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:0 0.00040831405 0.1984 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:30.36
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:1.5 0.00011597471 0.1792 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:33.17
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0001468213 1.6416 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:34.97
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:0 5.22783555E-5 0.16 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:37.77
IV.IACL.HHE. ML:0 0.0001473328 0.2624 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:39.47
IV.IACL.HHN. ML:0 0.0001256487 0.1792 AML other m 2018-11-30T10:26:40.71
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