Earthquake with magnitude of ML 1.9 on date 18-03-2016 and time 13:47:09 (Italy) in region Costa Ionica Cosentina (Cosenza)

A magnitude ML 1.9 earthquake occured in region: Costa Ionica Cosentina (Cosenza), on

  • 18-03-2016 12:47:09 (UTC)
  • 18-03-2016 13:47:09 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 39.58, 16.82 at 36 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

Distances are determinated based on the geographic coordintes of the (Istat).
Municipality Region Dist Inh Cum Inh
Calopezzati CS 3 1369 1369
Crosia CS 5 9762 11131
Caloveto CS 10 1263 12394
Pietrapaola CS 10 1141 13535
Cropalati CS 11 1084 14619
Mandatoriccio CS 12 2872 17491
Paludi CS 13 1062 18553
Cariati CS 14 8355 26908
Scala Coeli CS 15 1014 27922
Rossano CS 16 36842 64764
Terravecchia CS 17 823 65587
Campana CS 19 1813 67400
Bocchigliero CS 19 1298 68698

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
58 Km NE of Cosenza (67546 inhabitants)
61 Km NW of Crotone (62178 inhabitants)
77 Km N of Catanzaro (90612 inhabitants)
80 Km NE of Lamezia Terme (70714 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 ML 1.9 2016-03-18
12:47:09
39.58 16.82 36 2016-05-17
13:17:59
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 24708571
Rev 100 ML 1.9 2016-03-18
12:47:09
39.56 16.81 34 2016-03-18
12:54:56
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 23888551
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2016-03-18 12:47:09 ± 0.26
Latitude 39.58 ± 0.01
Longitude 16.82 ± 0.01
Depth (km) 36 ± 2 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-INGV
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 24708571

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 1061
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 922
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 213
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 1060
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 209
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 14
Number of defining phases 14
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.29
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.09263
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.67179
Number of stations at which the event was observed 8
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 8
Magnitudes information

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 24708571
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2016-04-29 08:45:13

ML:1.9

Field Value
Value 1.9
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 23888551
Agency INGV
Autore Sala Sismica INGV-Roma
Time of creation (UTC) 2016-03-18 12:54:56
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
IV.CET2.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:32.87 0.1 undecidable manual S 266 0.6718 54 0.11 89
IV.CAR1.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:30.25 0.6 undecidable manual S 236 0.5729 115 0.15 45
IV.SALB.HHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:27.74 0.1 undecidable manual S 309 0.4739 120 0.24 91
IV.TDS.HHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:25.33 0.1 undecidable manual S 283 0.3831 126 0.08 95
IV.LADO.EHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:23.89 0.3 undecidable manual S 158 0.3175 132 0.16 72
IV.CET2.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:22.93 0.1 undecidable manual P 266 0.6718 54 0.15 89
IV.SERS.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:20.88 0.1 undecidable manual P 191 0.5513 116 -0.03 93
IV.CAR1.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:20.89 0.1 undecidable manual P 236 0.5729 115 -0.35 87
IV.SALB.HHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:19.17 0.1 undecidable manual P 309 0.4739 120 -0.57 83
IV.PIPA.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:19.50 0.3 undecidable manual S 184 0.0926 163 -0.55 69
IV.SPS2.HHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:19.58 0.3 undecidable manual P 233 0.4712 120 -0.12 70
IV.TDS.HHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:18.56 0.1 undecidable manual P 283 0.3831 126 0.12 95
IV.LADO.EHE. 2016-03-18T12:47:17.90 0.1 undecidable manual P 158 0.3175 132 0.33 93
IV.PIPA.HHZ. 2016-03-18T12:47:15.60 0.1 undecidable manual P 184 0.0926 163 0.16 100
Station Magnitude and Amplitude
SCNL mag Generic_amplitude Period Type Category Unit Time_window_reference
IV.CAR1.HHN. ML:1.8 0.000103 0.88 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:30.81
IV.CAR1.HHE. ML:2 0.0001595 0.38 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:31.41
IV.CET2.HHN. ML:1.8 8.155E-5 0.8 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:33.74
IV.CET2.HHE. ML:1.7 6.94E-5 0.76 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:34.35
IV.PIPA.HHN. ML:2.1 0.000444 0.56 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:20.65
IV.PIPA.HHE. ML:2 0.00042 0.58 AML other m 2016-03-18T12:47:21.86
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