Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.5 on date 29-12-2018 and time 05:26:18 (Italy) in region 3 km W Rosarno (RC)

A magnitude ML 1.5 earthquake occured in region: 3 km W Rosarno (RC), on

  • 29-12-2018 04:26:18 (UTC)
  • 29-12-2018 05:26:18 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.48, 15.95 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
Rosarno RC 3 14841 14841
San Ferdinando RC 3 4490 19331
Gioia Tauro RC 7 19864 39195
Rizziconi RC 7 7829 47024
Nicotera VV 8 6290 53314
Limbadi VV 9 3695 57009
Feroleto della Chiesa RC 10 1695 58704
Melicucco RC 11 5101 63805
Laureana di Borrello RC 11 5174 68979
San Calogero VV 12 4315 73294
Candidoni RC 12 416 73710
Anoia RC 12 2212 75922
Joppolo VV 13 1926 77848
Maropati RC 13 1524 79372
Polistena RC 13 10496 89868
Serrata RC 14 845 90713
Galatro RC 14 1709 92422
Rombiolo VV 14 4569 96991
Cinquefrondi RC 14 6539 103530
Taurianova RC 15 15636 119166
Palmi RC 16 18930 138096
San Pietro di Caridà RC 17 1195 139291
San Giorgio Morgeto RC 17 3058 142349
Mileto VV 17 6763 149112
Filandari VV 17 1853 150965
Spilinga VV 17 1464 152429
Seminara RC 17 2811 155240
Cittanova RC 18 10410 165650
Giffone RC 18 1907 167557
Ricadi VV 18 4900 172457
Terranova Sappo Minulio RC 18 523 172980
Dinami VV 18 2168 175148
Varapodio RC 18 2160 177308
Ionadi VV 19 4238 181546

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
47 Km NE of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
49 Km NE of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
64 Km SW of Lamezia Terme (70714 inhabitants)
73 Km SW of Catanzaro (90612 inhabitants)
94 Km S of Cosenza (67546 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 2018-12-29
04:26:18
38.48 15.95 10 2019-06-04
09:16:17
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 68605271
Rev 100 ML 1.5 2018-12-29
04:26:18
38.5 15.94 10 2018-12-29
04:33:54
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 64319581
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2018-12-29 04:26:18 ± 0.1
Latitude 38.48 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.95 ± 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 68605271

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 500
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 302
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 142
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 500
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 122
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 13
Number of defining phases 13
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.15
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.22303
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 1.04861
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitudes information

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 68605271
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-05-16 10:22:05

ML:1.5

Field Value
Value 1.5
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 64319581
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2018-12-29 04:33:54
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.CET2.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:38.24 0.3 undecidable manual P 0 1.0486 50 -0.09 63
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:34.06 0.6 undecidable manual S 238 0.4092 50 0.4 45
IV.CAR1.HHN. 2018-12-29T04:26:33.88 0.3 undecidable manual P 15 0.7995 50 -0.18 65
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:32.98 0.3 undecidable manual S 94 0.3813 50 0.13 72
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:30.91 0.3 undecidable manual S 197 0.3256 50 -0.28 70
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:29.36 0.3 undecidable manual P 203 0.5153 50 0.17 69
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:29.98 0.6 undecidable manual S 220 0.2905 50 -0.16 48
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:27.93 0.3 undecidable manual S 192 0.223 112 -0.11 74
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:27.40 0.1 undecidable manual P 238 0.4092 50 0.03 97
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:26.92 0.1 undecidable manual P 94 0.3813 50 0.01 98
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:25.35 0.1 undecidable manual P 220 0.2905 50 0 100
IV.GMB.BHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:25.95 0.1 undecidable manual P 197 0.3256 50 0 99
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2018-12-29T04:26:24.24 0.1 undecidable manual P 192 0.223 112 0.11 99
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
MN.CEL.HHE. ML:0.9 4.6735E-5 1.28 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:28.28
IV.GMB.BHN. ML:1.7 0.0001895 0.32 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:32.21
IV.GMB.BHE. ML:1.7 0.0001905 1.8 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:32.07
MN.CEL.HHN. ML:0.9 4.57E-5 0.42 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:33.66
IV.PLAC.HHE. ML:1.4 7.795E-5 1.32 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:34.95
IV.PLAC.HHN. ML:1.2 5.53E-5 0.72 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:34.05
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.7 0.000159 0.78 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:35.84
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:1.7 0.000143 1.84 AML other m 2018-12-29T04:26:35.05
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