Earthquake with magnitude of ML 2.5 on date 21-09-2022 and time 14:19:05 (UTC) in region Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina)

A magnitude ML 2.5 earthquake occured in region: Costa Siciliana nord orientale (Messina), on

  • 21-09-2022 14:19:05 (UTC)
  • 21-09-2022 16:19:05 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 38.3570, 15.2510 at 118 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Sismica INGV-Roma.

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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
Milazzo ME 15 31646 31646
Venetico ME 18 3911 35557
Spadafora ME 18 5021 40578

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
32 Km NW of Messina (238439 inhabitants)
44 Km NW of Reggio di Calabria (183035 inhabitants)
83 Km N of Acireale (52622 inhabitants)
96 Km N of Catania (314555 inhabitants)
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Reviewed
Rev100
ML 2.5 2022-09-21
14:19:05
38.3568 15.2508 118 2022-09-21
14:35:08
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 109964061
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2022-09-21 14:19:05 ± 0.75
Latitude 38.3568 ± 0.1241
Longitude 15.2508 ± 0.0849
Depth (km) 118 ± 6 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 109964061

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 14408
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 5655
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 160
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 14410.0
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 272
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 29
Number of defining phases 11
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.52
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00000
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.69158
Number of stations at which the event was observed 22
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 6
Magnitude information

ML:2.5

Field Value
Value 2.5
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 10
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 109964061
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-09-21 14:35:08
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.SACR.HNZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:52.02 3.0 undecidable manual Sg 8.26 0
IV.CAFI.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:43.46 3.0 positive manual Pg 6.29 0
IV.MMO1.EHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:37.52 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 11.18 0
IV.OSSC.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:33.86 3.0 negative manual Pn -9.18 0
IV.ARRO.EHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:31.83 3.0 positive manual Pg 7.43 0
IV.GAVE.EHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:29.45 3.0 negative manual Pg 4.17 0
IV.MURB.HNZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:28.41 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -5.51 0
IX.COL3.HHZ.02 2022-09-21T14:20:28.01 3.0 undecidable manual Sg 2.57 0
IV.PAOL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:26.50 3.0 undecidable manual Sn -9.08 0
IV.CMPR.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:16.36 3.0 undecidable manual Sg -0.25 0
IV.GIUL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:20:07.98 3.0 negative manual Pg -1.7 0
IV.MCRV.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:49.65 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -4.38 0
IV.PAOL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:48.19 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -9.99 0
IV.CMPR.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:47.77 3.0 undecidable manual Pg 0.09 0
IV.IFIL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:43.13 3.0 undecidable manual Sg -0.3 0
IV.SOI.EHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:38.62 0.3 undecidable manual S 114 0.6916 144 -0.37 64
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:36.40 0.6 undecidable manual S 182 0.3858 158 0.95 37
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:36.99 0.6 undecidable manual S 101 0.5135 152 0.25 46
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:34.58 0.6 undecidable manual S 159 0.2248 167 0.28 48
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:33.10 0.6 undecidable manual S 115 0.2221 167 -1.18 33
IV.ISPIC.HNZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:31.92 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -0.74 0
IV.PLAC.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:27.93 3.0 positive manual P -0.69 0
MN.VAE.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:27.81 3.0 undecidable manual Pn -1.94 0
IV.SOI.EHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:25.17 0.1 positive manual P 114 0.6916 144 0.36 86
MN.CEL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:23.68 0.1 positive manual P 101 0.5135 152 0.17 93
IV.ESAL.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:23.10 0.1 undecidable manual P 189 0.6079 148 -1.06 67
IV.AIO.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:23.16 0.1 undecidable manual P 182 0.3858 158 0.4 91
IV.MPNC.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:22.16 0.6 negative manual P 159 0.2248 167 0.06 50
IV.MSRU.HHZ. 2022-09-21T14:19:21.99 0.1 undecidable manual P 115 0.2221 167 -0.1 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.MSRU.HHN. ML:2.8 0.00046750000000000003 0.32 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:34.17
IV.MSRU.HHE. ML:2.6 0.000297 1.5 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:34.95
IV.MPNC.HHN. ML:2.5 0.000219 0.28 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:38.07
IV.MPNC.HHE. ML:2.5 0.000259 0.48 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:38.43
MN.CEL.HHN. ML:2.4 0.00018099999999999998 0.52 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:38.66
MN.CEL.HHE. ML:2.5 0.00020050000000000002 1.52 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:38.18
IV.PLAC.HHE. ML:2.4 0.00011649999999999999 0.72 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:45.02
IV.PLAC.HNE. ML:2.4 0.00012284999999999998 0.68 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:45.04
IV.PLAC.HHN. ML:2.4 0.00010735000000000001 0.58 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:45.18
IV.PLAC.HNN. ML:2.4 0.00010889999999999999 0.7 AML other m 2022-09-21T14:19:45.56
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