Earthquake with magnitude of ML 0.7 on date 14-05-2019 and time 00:58:50 (Italy) in region 12 km W Milo (CT)

A magnitude ML 0.7 earthquake occured in region: 12 km W Milo (CT), on

  • 13-05-2019 22:58:50 (UTC)
  • 14-05-2019 00:58:50 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 37.76, 15 at 2 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Operativa INGV-OE (Catania).

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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
Milo CT 12 1087 1087
Zafferana Etnea CT 12 9517 10604
Sant'Alfio CT 13 1582 12186
Randazzo CT 13 10900 23086
Maletto CT 14 3920 27006
Bronte CT 15 19172 46178
Santa Venerina CT 15 8592 54770
Linguaglossa CT 16 5403 60173
Ragalna CT 16 3924 64097
Moio Alcantara ME 16 717 64814
Piedimonte Etneo CT 17 3963 68777
Nicolosi CT 17 7463 76240
Giarre CT 17 27659 103899
Santa Domenica Vittoria ME 17 980 104879
Castiglione di Sicilia CT 17 3215 108094
Pedara CT 17 14102 122196
Mascali CT 18 14282 136478
Biancavilla CT 18 24007 160485
Trecastagni CT 18 10910 171395
Malvagna ME 18 733 172128
Adrano CT 18 36122 208250
Riposto CT 19 14838 223088
Roccella Valdemone ME 19 666 223754
Santa Maria di Licodia CT 19 7641 231395
Fiumefreddo di Sicilia CT 19 9623 241018
Belpasso CT 19 28108 269126
Viagrande CT 19 8563 277689
Francavilla di Sicilia ME 20 3945 281634
Maniace CT 20 3765 285399

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
23 Km NW of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
30 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
69 Km SW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
69 Km SW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
83 Km NW of Siracusa (122291 inhabitants)
88 Km E of Caltanissetta (63360 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Ragusa (73313 inhabitants)
99 Km NE of Vittoria (63339 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 200 ML 0.7 2019-05-13
22:58:50
37.77 15 2 2019-05-15
08:02:50
Sala Operativa INGV-OE (Catania) 68569161
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2019-05-13 22:58:50
Latitude 37.77
Longitude 15.00
Depth (km) 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 200 -> SURVEY-INGV-CT
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 68569161

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description horizontal uncertainty
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter)
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi)
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 200
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 58
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 1
Number of defining phases 1
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)
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree)
Number of stations at which the event was observed 0
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 0
Magnitude information

ML:0.7

Field Value
Value 0.7
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 68569161
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Operativa INGV_OE (Catania)
Time of creation (UTC) 2019-05-15 08:02:50
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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