Earthquake with magnitude of Mw 5.8 on date 21-02-2007 and time 11:05:00 (UTC) in region Turkey

A magnitude Mw 5.8 earthquake occured in region: Turkey, on

  • 21-02-2007 11:05:00 (UTC)
  • 21-02-2007 12:05:00 (UTC +01:00) Italian time
  • 21-02-2007 15:05:00 (UTC +04:00) local time in the region of the earthquake (Asia/Yerevan)

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.8, 39.6 at 16 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

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

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 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 Mw 5.8
Mw 5.8
2007-02-21
11:05:00
38.8 39.6 16 2015-05-26
12:47:18
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) 1366289
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2007-02-21 11:05:00
Latitude 38.80
Longitude 39.60
Depth (km) 16 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 200 -> SURVEY-INGV-CSEM
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 1366289

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description
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)
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree)
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)
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

Mw:5.8

Field Value
Value 5.8
Uncertainty
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude Mw
Reference to an origin 1366289
Agency INGV
Autore European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC)
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-05-26 12:46:24
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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