Earthquake with magnitude of Md 5.0 on date 05-05-1990 and time 07:21:19 (UTC) in region 6 km NE Potenza (PZ)

A magnitude Md 5.0 earthquake occured in region: 6 km NE Potenza (PZ), on

  • 05-05-1990 07:21:19 (UTC)
  • 05-05-1990 09:21:19 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.68, 15.85 at 10 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
Potenza PZ 6 67122 67122
Vaglio Basilicata PZ 6 2047 69169
Pietragalla PZ 8 4160 73329
Cancellara PZ 9 1309 74638
Brindisi Montagna PZ 11 908 75546
Avigliano PZ 12 11577 87123
Pignola PZ 13 6962 94085
Tolve PZ 14 3251 97336
Ruoti PZ 15 3579 100915
Acerenza PZ 15 2402 103317
Oppido Lucano PZ 15 3813 107130
Trivigno PZ 16 678 107808
Tito PZ 18 7332 115140
Filiano PZ 19 2926 118066
Picerno PZ 19 5985 124051
Albano di Lucania PZ 19 1435 125486
Abriola PZ 20 1531 127017
Anzi PZ 20 1696 128713
San Chirico Nuovo PZ 20 1368 130081
Forenza PZ 20 2122 132203

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
6 Km NE of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
62 Km W of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
63 Km W of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
65 Km S of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
71 Km SW of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
73 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
80 Km SW of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
82 Km SW of Trani (56217 inhabitants)
83 Km SW of Bisceglie (55422 inhabitants)
86 Km SW of Bitonto (55540 inhabitants)
86 Km SW of Molfetta (59874 inhabitants)
91 Km S of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
92 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
92 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
96 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
99 Km SW of Bari (326344 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 Md 5.0
ML-MEDNET 5.2
1990-05-05
07:21:19
40.68 15.85 10 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 116309
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1990-05-05 07:21:19 ± 0.105
Latitude 40.68 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.85 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 10 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 116309

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) 1630.2
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 51
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 70
Number of defining phases 70
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.7
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.0038
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.03691
Number of stations at which the event was observed 70
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 70
Magnitudes information

Md:5

Field Value
Value 5
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 8
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 116309
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 18:48:06

ML:5.2

Field Value
Value 5.2
Uncertainty
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 116309
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 10:37:17
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.RSM.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:22.96 10.0 undecidable manual PN 323 0.0369 1.08 0.5
--.CVT.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:20.35 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 218 0.0344 2.3 0
--.LVI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:19.23 10.0 undecidable manual PN 225 0.0344 1.17 0.4
--.KBN.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:18.29 10.0 negative manual PN 88 0.0336 1.39 0.5
--.IVA.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:18.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 52 0.0335 1.26 0.4
--.PLE.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:18.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 43 0.0336 1.19 0.4
--.KKS.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:17.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 65 0.0332 1.23 0.8
--.PZI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:17.54 10.0 undecidable manual PN 190 0.0332 1.3 0.3
--.MCT.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:16.48 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 209 0.0317 2.61 0
--.BCI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:15.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 60 0.0321 0.93 0.6
--.ARV.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:14.77 10.0 undecidable manual PN 323 0.0319 0.55 0.9
--.ASS.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:13.91 10.0 positive manual PN! 315 0.0303 2.18 0
--.SRN.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:11.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 102 0.0294 0.61 1.6
--.AOI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:10.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 330 0.0298 -1.05 0.5
--.SSO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:10.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 325 0.0285 0.99 0.7
--.CIO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:09.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 321 0.0289 -0.12 1.1
--.KEK.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:09.50 10.0 positive manual PN 106 0.0285 0.46 1.8
--.GIB.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:08.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 207 0.0273 0.82 0.7
--.NKY.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:08.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 46 0.0285 -0.48 1
--.TIR.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:08.00 10.0 negative manual PN 75 0.0278 -0.11 2.2
--.TTG.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:08.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 54 0.0278 -0.02 1.1
--.TPE.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:08.00 10.0 positive manual PN 97 0.0288 -1.51 0.7
--.SDA.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:07.50 10.0 positive manual PN 62 0.0274 0.13 2.2
--.RMF.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:07.55 10.0 undecidable manual PN 319 0.027 0.77 0.8
--.MNS.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:07.50 10.0 negative manual PN 306 0.0262 1.45 0.7
--.MNO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:06.25 10.0 undecidable manual PN 197 0.026 1.04 0.5
--.BRY.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:06.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 40 0.0269 -0.63 0.9
--.VLO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:04.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 92 0.0249 0.52 1.9
--.ULC.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:03.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 61 0.0257 -1.67 0.2
--.MO9.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:02.63 10.0 undecidable manual PN 182 0.0241 0.26 1.1
--.BDV.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:02.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 52 0.0247 -0.65 1
--.ALP.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:02.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 321 0.0243 0.23 1.2
--.HCY.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:01.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 47 0.0239 -0.79 0.9
--.FE2.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:01.82 10.0 positive manual PN 175 0.0238 -0.09 2.4
--.RDP.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:01.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 295 0.0232 0.41 1.1
--.RMP.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:01.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 296 0.0236 0.34 1.2
--.ATN.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:00.16 10.0 negative manual PN 186 0.0228 -0.27 2.5
--.GA2.Z. 1990-05-05T07:22:00.20 10.0 positive manual PN 179 0.0226 -0.03 2.5
--.MSI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:59.85 10.0 undecidable manual PN 184 0.0223 0.14 1.2
--.SC9.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:58.95 10.0 undecidable manual PN 182 0.0218 0.09 1.2
--.LPI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:57.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 197 0.0206 -0.14 1.3
--.AZI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:56.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 306 0.0201 0.71 1
--.SA1.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:54.52 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 200 0.0203 -2.04 0
--.DR2.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:53.60 10.0 negative manual PN 177 0.0183 0.07 1.3
--.GRI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:52.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 166 0.0172 0.62 0.9
--.LCI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:50.42 10.0 undecidable manual PN 100 0.0158 0.77 0.8
--.SE2.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:50.40 10.0 negative manual PN 157 0.0162 0.09 1.2
--.SDI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:50.71 10.0 positive manual PN 304 0.0166 -0.17 2.5
--.RFI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:47.37 10.0 undecidable manual PN 293 0.0138 0.73 1
--.MSC.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:46.30 10.0 undecidable manual PN 290 0.0135 0.07 1.3
--.CZI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:45.65 10.0 negative manual PN 171 0.0133 -0.22 2.6
--.DUI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:45.95 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.0129 0.75 1
--.ACI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:44.21 10.0 undecidable manual PN 167 0.0121 0.01 1.3
--.FG2.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:42.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 335 0.0111 -0.48 1.1
--.SGG.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:42.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 302 0.0117 -0.88 0.8
--.OVO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:41.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 277 0.01 0.23 1.3
--.PE1.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:40.40 10.0 positive manual PN 83 0.0108 -1.62 0.7
--.SOR.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:40.40 10.0 positive manual PN 265 0.0104 -0.97 1.6
--.ROI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:40.64 10.0 negative manual PN! 153 0.0111 -1.92 0
--.MS1.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:39.50 10.0 negative manual PG 3 0.0091 -0.11 2.6
--.TDS.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:38.50 10.0 negative manual PN 159 0.0097 -1.99 0.4
--.BRT.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:38.20 10.0 undecidable manual PG 78 0.009 -0.99 0.8
--.BAI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:35.50 10.0 positive manual PG 60 0.0079 -1.55 0.7
--.CSI.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:35.40 10.0 negative manual PG! 158 0.0086 -2.99 0
--.BSS.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:34.15 10.0 undecidable manual PG 276 0.007 -0.94 0.8
--.MMN.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:32.80 10.0 negative manual PG! 171 0.0071 -2.62 0
--.CDT.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:30.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 38 0.0046 -0.12 1.3
--.TR9.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:30.60 10.0 negative manual PG 307 0.0053 -0.99 1.3
--.MGR.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:29.54 10.0 positive manual PG 202 0.0053 -1.98 0.4
--.SGO.Z. 1990-05-05T07:21:27.24 10.0 undecidable manual PG 253 0.0038 -1.3 0.5
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