INGVCENTRO​NAZIONALE​TERREMOTI
Sala Sismica

Earthquake with magnitude of M 3.8 on date 14-12-1985 and time 05:32:25 (UTC) in region Albania [Land]

A magnitude M 3.8 earthquake occured in region: Albania [Land], on

  • 14-12-1985 05:32:25 (UTC)
  • 14-12-1985 06:32:25 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.15, 20.13 at 5 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

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
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 M 3.8 1985-12-14
05:32:25
42.15 20.13 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 18079
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1985-12-14 05:32:25 ± 0.275
Latitude 42.15 ± 0.02
Longitude 20.13 ± 0.03
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 18079

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) 3280.6
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 94
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 34
Number of defining phases 34
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.5
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00461
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.0735
Number of stations at which the event was observed 31
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 31
Magnitude information

M:3.8

Field Value
Value 3.8
Uncertainty
Num. used stations
Type of magnitude M
Reference to an origin 18079
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 09:50:03
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.CTI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:35:28.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 305 0.065 -1.41 0.1
--.FO1.Z. 1985-12-14T05:35:20.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 313 0.0618 -1.13 0.2
--.SD1.Z. 1985-12-14T05:34:30.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 266 0.0424 0.17 0.6
--.CO9.Z. 1985-12-14T05:34:25.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 292 0.0735 0.63 0.8
--.PS9.Z. 1985-12-14T05:34:10.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 286 0.0648 -0.97 0.6
--.CTI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:34:10.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.065 -1.83 0.1
--.FO1.Z. 1985-12-14T05:34:06.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.0618 -0.25 1.2
--.RBL.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:59.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0571 -0.14 1.3
--.CRE.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:57.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 286 0.0554 0.52 1.1
--.VOY.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:54.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.0533 0.82 0.8
--.TRI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:52.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0521 -0.28 1.3
--.LJU.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:49.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 316 0.0503 0.02 1.4
--.ASS.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:49.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 282 0.0501 -0.17 1.4
--.MNS.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:48.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 275 0.0495 0.17 1.4
--.CEY.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:47.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.049 0.42 1.3
--.ARV.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:47.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 287 0.0489 -0.28 1.4
--.AQU.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:41.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 274 0.0448 0.48 1.3
--.SD1.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:38.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 266 0.0424 0.57 1.2
--.MSC.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:36.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 260 0.0422 -0.61 1.1
--.SGG.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:32.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 262 0.0391 -0.42 1.4
--.DUI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:31.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 265 0.0381 0.05 1.6
--.CZI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:30.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 227 0.0379 0.29 1.5
--.MMN.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:26.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 235 0.0346 0.65 1.1
--.TR9.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:26.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 255 0.0344 0.85 0.9
--.SGO.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:26.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 248 0.0355 -0.39 1.4
--.CSI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:24.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 232 0.0336 0.22 1.5
--.ORI.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:19.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 234 0.0312 -0.93 0.8
--.BEO.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:11.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 5 0.0241 1.52 0.2
--.PE1.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:07.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 237 0.0219 0.95 0.7
--.VAY.Z. 1985-12-14T05:33:01.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 113 0.018 1.54 0.2
--.OHR.Z. 1985-12-14T05:32:48.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 154 0.0104 -0.51 1.3
--.SKO.Z. 1985-12-14T05:32:44.30 10.0 undecidable manual PG 100 0.0089 -1.54 0.2
--.TIR.Z. 1985-12-14T05:32:42.50 10.0 undecidable manual PG 194 0.0074 -0.31 1.5
--.PHP.Z. 1985-12-14T05:32:36.70 10.0 undecidable manual PG 153 0.0046 -0.39 1.4
TDMT - Time Domain Moment Tensor
Focal Mechanism in the area
Download
Type Description Link
QuakeML - small Event, Origin, FocalMechanism Download
QuakeML - full Event, Origin, FocalMechanism, Amplitude, Arrival, Pick, Station Magnitude Download