Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.2 on date 19-01-2019 and time 17:36:04 (Italy) in region 3 km W Belpasso (CT)

A magnitude ML 1.2 earthquake occured in region: 3 km W Belpasso (CT), on

  • 19-01-2019 16:36:04 (UTC)
  • 19-01-2019 17:36:04 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.58, 14.95 at 6 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
Belpasso CT 3 28108 28108
PaternĂ² CT 4 48228 76336
Camporotondo Etneo CT 5 5023 81359
Ragalna CT 6 3924 85283
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 7 7641 92924
San Pietro Clarenza CT 7 7743 100667
Motta Sant'Anastasia CT 8 12116 112783
Nicolosi CT 8 7463 120246
Misterbianco CT 8 49410 169656
Mascalucia CT 10 31958 201614
Biancavilla CT 10 24007 225621
Gravina di Catania CT 10 25838 251459
Pedara CT 11 14102 265561
Tremestieri Etneo CT 11 20589 286150
Sant'Agata li Battiati CT 12 9479 295629
Trecastagni CT 13 10910 306539
San Giovanni la Punta CT 13 23060 329599
Adrano CT 14 36122 365721
Viagrande CT 14 8563 374284
San Gregorio di Catania CT 14 11966 386250
Aci Bonaccorsi CT 15 3524 389774
Catania CT 15 314555 704329
Valverde CT 16 7840 712169
Aci Sant'Antonio CT 16 17984 730153
Aci Catena CT 18 29851 760004
Aci Castello CT 18 18723 778727
Centuripe EN 19 5470 784197
Zafferana Etnea CT 19 9517 793714
Acireale CT 20 52622 846336

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
15 Km NW of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
20 Km W of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
65 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
75 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
79 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
79 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
82 Km N of Modica (54633 inhabitants)
84 Km NE of Gela (75827 inhabitants)
85 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
87 Km SW of Messina (238439 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 2019-01-19
16:36:04
37.58 14.95 6 2019-08-22
08:25:06
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 69895171
Rev 100 ML 1.4 2019-01-19
16:36:04
37.58 14.95 0 2019-01-19
16:47:58
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 64789591
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-01-19 16:36:04 ± 0.25
Latitude 37.58 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.95 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 6 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 69895171

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 968
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 692
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 108
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 970
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 112
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 11
Number of defining phases 11
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.34
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.06565
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.33815
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:1.2

Field Value
Value 1.2
Uncertainty 0.3
Num. used stations 4
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 69895171
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-06-25 10:23:55

ML:1.4

Field Value
Value 1.4
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 64789591
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-01-19 16:47:58
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.HAGA.HHE. 2019-01-19T16:36:12.39 0.6 undecidable manual P 151 0.3381 99 0.37 47
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:10.50 0.6 undecidable manual P 344 0.2536 102 0.32 48
IV.HLNI.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:09.65 0.3 undecidable manual P 194 0.2383 102 -0.2 75
IV.EMCN.HNZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:09.93 0.1 undecidable manual P 18 0.2221 103 0.44 95
IV.EPOZ.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:08.78 0.6 undecidable manual P 64 0.2122 104 -0.5 47
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:08.27 0.3 undecidable manual S 49 0.0782 123 0.23 76
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:08.81 0.3 undecidable manual S 11 0.1151 114 -0.48 72
IV.ESLN.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:07.10 0.3 undecidable manual P 11 0.1151 114 -0.13 77
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:07.96 0.3 undecidable manual S 306 0.0657 128 0.33 75
IV.ENIC.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:06.50 0.3 undecidable manual P 49 0.0782 123 -0.01 80
IV.ESML.HHZ. 2019-01-19T16:36:05.94 0.1 positive manual P 306 0.0657 128 -0.33 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.ESML.HHE. ML:0 0.0006711636 0.6912 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:07.38
IV.ESML.HHN. ML:0 0.00074262935 0.1664 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:07.32
IV.ENIC.HHE. ML:0 0.000531 1.1 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:12.36
IV.ENIC.HHN. ML:0.9 0.0001536871 1.8336 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:08.92
IV.ESLN.HHE. ML:1.4 0.0003622539 0.5632 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:08.88
IV.ESLN.HHN. ML:1.3 0.00026854755 0.4992 AML other m 2019-01-19T16:36:08.97
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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