Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.8 on date 03-03-2019 and time 02:05:22 (UTC) in region Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina)

A magnitude ML 1.8 earthquake occured in region: Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina), on

  • 03-03-2019 02:05:22 (UTC)
  • 03-03-2019 03:05:22 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.3, 15.01 at 7 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
Gioiosa Marea ME 17 7074 7074
Patti ME 18 13431 20505
Montagnareale ME 19 1615 22120
Oliveri ME 20 2181 24301
Piraino ME 20 3962 28263
Lipari ME 20 12753 41016

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
49 Km W of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
59 Km W of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
77 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
88 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 1.8 2019-03-03
02:05:22
38.3 15.01 7 2019-08-22
08:24:57
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 67916661
Rev 100 ML 1.8 2019-03-03
02:05:22
38.31 15.02 9 2019-03-03
02:13:14
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 66124981
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-03-03 02:05:22 ± 0.06
Latitude 38.30 ± 0.00
Longitude 15.01 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 7 ± 1 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 67916661

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 466
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 228
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 252
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 470
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 74
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 25
Number of defining phases 24
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
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.83187
Number of stations at which the event was observed 20
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 19
Magnitudes information

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 15
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 67916661
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-04-24 08:33:51

ML:1.8

Field Value
Value 1.8
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 16
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 66124981
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-03-03 02:13:14
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
MN.CLTB.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:50.53 3.0 positive manual P -2.04 0
IV.CSLB.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:38.11 0.3 undecidable manual P 245 0.8319 50 -0.37 62
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:35.85 0.3 undecidable manual P 93 0.6925 50 -0.24 65
IV.MTTG.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:34.57 0.3 undecidable manual P 118 0.6151 50 -0.19 67
IV.SICLA.EHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:33.60 0.6 undecidable manual P 94 0.5522 50 -0.09 46
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:33.30 0.3 undecidable manual S 160 0.286 102 -0.29 70
IV.IST3.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:33.67 0.3 undecidable manual P 19 0.5297 50 0.36 66
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:33.00 0.3 undecidable manual S 203 0.2761 103 -0.2 72
IV.IACL.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:33.81 0.3 undecidable manual P 295 0.5657 50 -0.12 69
IV.EPZF.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:32.81 0.6 undecidable manual P 195 0.4883 50 0.22 46
IV.ECTS.EHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:32.09 0.3 undecidable manual P 168 0.4236 50 0.6 63
IV.EMSG.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:32.86 0.6 undecidable manual P 186 0.4784 50 0.43 44
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:31.46 0.3 undecidable manual P 308 0.4344 50 -0.21 70
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:30.63 0.1 positive manual P 95 0.3903 50 -0.29 92
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:30.80 0.6 positive manual P 152 0.3687 50 0.25 47
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:29.21 0.1 undecidable manual P 119 0.3067 102 -0.05 98
IV.NOV.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:29.04 0.1 undecidable manual P 160 0.286 102 0.22 95
IV.MILZ.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:29.20 0.3 undecidable manual S 98 0.1736 110 -0.22 73
IV.MUCR.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:28.62 0.1 undecidable manual P 203 0.2761 103 0.03 99
IV.MILZ.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:26.68 0.1 positive manual P 98 0.1736 110 0.27 96
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2019-03-03T02:05:26.70 0.3 undecidable manual S 338 0.1079 120 -0.4 71
IV.ILLI.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:26.00 0.6 undecidable manual P 341 0.1565 112 -0.06 51
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:26.60 0.3 undecidable manual S 342 0.0836 127 0.29 73
IV.IVGP.HHE. 2019-03-03T02:05:25.09 0.3 undecidable manual P 338 0.1079 120 0.02 77
IV.IVPL.HHZ. 2019-03-03T02:05:24.79 0.1 undecidable manual P 342 0.0836 127 0.17 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.IVPL.HHN. ML:2.1 0.002065 0.4 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:28.08
IV.MILZ.HHN. ML:1.7 0.00039984235 0.44 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:30.79
IV.MILZ.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0005654691 0.3408 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:30.79
IV.MUCR.HHE. ML:1.6 0.0001774897 0.28 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:33.32
IV.NOV.HHE. ML:2 0.0005425 0.48 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:33.92
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:1.8 0.0002935 0.64 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:34.78
IV.MUCR.HHN. ML:1.8 0.000311 0.34 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:35.68
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:1.8 0.00028 1.18 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:36.25
IV.NOV.HHN. ML:2 0.00048 1.04 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:36.60
IV.AIO.HHN. ML:0 0.000261 0.2 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:37.48
IV.AIO.HHE. ML:1.7 0.000159 0.64 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:37.48
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:1.8 0.000186 1.02 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:38.37
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:1.7 0.0001655 0.94 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:40.99
IV.ECTS.EHN. ML:1.4 7.630467E-5 0.2384 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:40.81
IV.ECTS.EHE. ML:1.4 7.6141485E-5 0.4 AML other m 2019-03-03T02:05:40.90
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
Focal Mechanism in the area
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