Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.0 on date 17-07-1985 and time 21:17:00 (Italy) in region Tirreno Meridionale (MARE)

A magnitude Md 3.0 earthquake occured in region: Tirreno Meridionale (MARE), on

  • 17-07-1985 19:17:00 (UTC)
  • 17-07-1985 21:17:00 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.74, 15.65 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

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
61 Km N of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
64 Km W of Lamezia Terme (70714 inhabitants)
70 Km N of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
81 Km SW of Cosenza (67546 inhabitants)
84 Km W of Catanzaro (90612 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 1000 Md 3.0 1985-07-17
19:17:00
38.74 15.65 10 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 10219
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1985-07-17 19:17:00 ± 0.363
Latitude 38.74 ± 0.03
Longitude 15.65 ± 0.11
Depth (km) 10 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 10219

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) 10025.7
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 160
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 10
Number of defining phases 10
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.9
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00486
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.02177
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitude information

Md:3

Field Value
Value 3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 10219
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 17:13:53
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.BRT.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:39.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 27 0.0218 -0.33 1.2
--.MMN.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:38.20 10.0 undecidable manual SN 12 0.0106 -0.85 0.5
--.SGO.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:33.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 351 0.0165 1.69 0.7
--.PA1.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:32.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 198 0.0162 1.19 1
--.ORI.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:28.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 24 0.013 2.08 0.5
--.GIB.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:26.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 240 0.0133 -0.84 1.2
--.MMN.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:22.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 12 0.0106 -0.16 1.8
--.CSI.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:20.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 25 0.0104 -1.65 0.6
--.MSI.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:19.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 188 0.0049 -0.26 0.7
--.MSI.Z. 1985-07-17T19:17:11.50 10.0 undecidable manual PG 188 0.0049 -0.13 1.8
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
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