Earthquake with magnitude of Md 4.5 on date 03-04-1996 and time 15:04:35 (Italy) in region 4 km NE Balvano (PZ)

A magnitude Md 4.5 earthquake occured in region: 4 km NE Balvano (PZ), on

  • 03-04-1996 13:04:35 (UTC)
  • 03-04-1996 15:04:35 (UTC +02:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 40.69, 15.53 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

Distances are determinated based on the geographic coordintes of the (Istat).
Municipality Region Dist Inh Cum Inh
Balvano PZ 4 1830 1830
Ricigliano SA 4 1144 2974
Baragiano PZ 6 2671 5645
Bella PZ 8 5171 10816
Muro Lucano PZ 8 5497 16313
Vietri di Potenza PZ 10 2832 19145
Romagnano al Monte SA 10 368 19513
Picerno PZ 11 5985 25498
San Gregorio Magno SA 11 4286 29784
Salvitelle SA 12 560 30344
Ruoti PZ 13 3579 33923
Savoia di Lucania PZ 13 1127 35050
Caggiano SA 14 2765 37815
Castelgrande PZ 14 943 38758
San Fele PZ 15 3004 41762
Buccino SA 15 5047 46809
Sant'Angelo Le Fratte PZ 16 1429 48238
Avigliano PZ 17 11577 59815
Auletta SA 17 2336 62151
Tito PZ 17 7332 69483
Pertosa SA 17 690 70173
Ruvo del Monte PZ 18 1083 71256
Rapone PZ 18 990 72246
Satriano di Lucania PZ 18 2374 74620
Polla SA 19 5279 79899

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
24 Km W of Potenza (67122 inhabitants)
47 Km E of Battipaglia (50786 inhabitants)
65 Km E of Salerno (135261 inhabitants)
67 Km E of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
69 Km E of Cava de' Tirreni (53659 inhabitants)
72 Km SW of Cerignola (58396 inhabitants)
80 Km SE of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
85 Km E of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
86 Km S of Foggia (151991 inhabitants)
88 Km W of Altamura (70396 inhabitants)
88 Km SW of Andria (100440 inhabitants)
88 Km E of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
90 Km W of Matera (60436 inhabitants)
94 Km SW of Barletta (94814 inhabitants)
99 Km E of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
99 Km SW of Trani (56217 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 4.5
ML-VAX 4.3
1996-04-03
13:04:35
40.69 15.53 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 243219
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1996-04-03 13:04:35 ± 0.119
Latitude 40.69 ± 0.01
Longitude 15.53 ± 0.02
Depth (km) 5 (operator assigned)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 243219

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) 1733.2
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 63
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 68
Number of defining phases 68
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) 0.00065
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.07026
Number of stations at which the event was observed 63
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 63
Magnitudes information

Md:4.5

Field Value
Value 4.5
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 2
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 243219
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 20:50:12

ML:4.3

Field Value
Value 4.3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 25
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 243219
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2015-04-28 13:07:13
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.BNI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:30.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 306 0.0703 0.96 0.5
--.ORO.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:23.43 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0665 -0.34 0.8
--.DOI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:22.46 10.0 undecidable manual PN 304 0.0647 1.49 0.2
--.VAI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:20.85 10.0 undecidable manual PN 318 0.0642 0.55 0.7
--.CKI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:13.26 10.0 undecidable manual PN 307 0.0586 1.58 0.2
--.MDI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:12.13 10.0 undecidable manual PN 322 0.0596 -1.04 0.5
--.AU9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:10.79 10.0 undecidable manual SN 184 0.0309 1.71 0.1
--.SAL.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:06.44 10.0 undecidable manual PN 325 0.055 0.09 1
--.BOB.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:06.11 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0544 0.81 0.7
--.FVI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:06.91 10.0 undecidable manual PN 342 0.056 -0.89 0.6
--.CTI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:03.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 333 0.0545 -1.54 0.2
--.GE9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:06:02.51 10.0 undecidable manual PN 343 0.0526 -0.12 1
--.TRI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:53.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 346 0.0466 -0.38 1
--.BDI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:52.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0446 1.56 0.3
--.PII.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:48.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0431 0.48 1
--.SFI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:41.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 320 0.0379 0.88 0.8
--.PGD.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:41.21 10.0 undecidable manual PN 319 0.0382 0.54 1
--.RSM.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:38.34 10.0 undecidable manual PN 325 0.0356 1.7 0.2
--.CRE.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:37.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 319 0.0355 0.45 1.1
--.FAI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:34.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 203 0.0334 0.82 0.9
--.PZI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:33.75 10.0 positive manual PN 187 0.0329 1.25 1
--.LVI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:32.63 10.0 negative manual PN 223 0.0329 0.12 2.7
--.FB9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:32.24 10.0 undecidable manual PN 326 0.0326 0.12 1.3
--.MCT.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:30.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 206 0.0307 0.95 0.8
--.AU9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:30.58 10.0 undecidable manual PN 184 0.0309 1.07 0.7
--.ERC.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:30.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 221 0.0314 -0.02 1.4
--.ARV.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:29.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 326 0.0306 0.05 1.4
--.ASS.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:26.36 10.0 undecidable manual PN 318 0.0287 0.18 1.4
--.CS9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:23.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 202 0.0267 0.01 1.5
--.GIB.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:22.98 10.0 undecidable manual PN 203 0.0264 0.39 1.4
--.MNO.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:21.63 10.0 undecidable manual PN 193 0.0254 0.53 1.3
--.USI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:20.12 10.0 undecidable manual PN 223 0.024 1.07 0.7
--.MNS.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:20.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 309 0.0244 0.31 1.4
--.SOI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:19.13 10.0 undecidable manual PN 170 0.0237 0.55 1.3
--.MO9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:19.17 10.0 undecidable manual PN 177 0.0241 0 1.5
--.ATN.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:16.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 181 0.0227 -0.49 1.3
--.MSI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:16.14 10.0 undecidable manual PN 179 0.0223 -0.23 1.5
--.GMB.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:16.82 10.0 undecidable manual PN 174 0.0227 -0.17 1.5
--.SC9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:15.42 10.0 undecidable manual PN 176 0.0219 -0.27 1.5
--.RDP.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:15.46 10.0 undecidable manual PN 297 0.0213 0.63 1.2
--.AQU.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:14.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 316 0.0207 0.07 1.5
--.SA1.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:11.64 10.0 undecidable manual PN 194 0.0197 -0.71 1.1
--.LT9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:10.30 10.0 undecidable manual SG 94 0.0087 0.52 0.5
--.LCI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:10.49 10.0 undecidable manual PN 99 0.0179 0.84 1
--.PQ9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:10.22 10.0 undecidable manual PN 310 0.0187 -0.65 1.2
--.SDI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:05:04.86 10.0 undecidable manual PN 308 0.0148 -0.06 1.5
--.TDS.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:59.44 10.0 undecidable manual PN 148 0.0108 0.71 1.1
--.MSC.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:58.69 10.0 undecidable manual PN 293 0.0115 -1.18 0.6
--.RFI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:58.56 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 298 0.0118 -1.82 0
--.BRT.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:58.88 10.0 undecidable manual PN 80 0.0111 -0.41 1.4
--.FG2.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:56.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 346 0.0104 -1.29 0.5
--.FG3.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:55.64 10.0 positive manual PG 16 0.0096 -1.25 1.2
--.LT9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:55.28 10.0 undecidable manual PG 94 0.0087 0.01 1.5
--.SGG.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:55.37 10.0 undecidable manual PN! 309 0.01 -2.22 0
--.ORI.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:53.84 10.0 undecidable manual PG 132 0.0084 -0.73 1.1
--.OVO.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:51.79 10.0 undecidable manual PG 279 0.0078 -1.42 0.4
--.CI9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:51.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 294 0.0037 -0.26 0.6
--.FG5.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:47.92 10.0 positive manual PG 341 0.0056 -0.82 2
--.MT9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:46.55 10.0 undecidable manual PG 218 0.0051 -1.18 0.6
--.SL9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:45.64 10.0 undecidable manual SG 165 0.0028 -1.75 0.1
--.MGR.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:45.41 10.0 positive manual PG 178 0.0049 -1.88 0.3
--.TR9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:44.90 10.0 undecidable manual PG 327 0.0038 -0.87 1
--.FG4.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:44.84 10.0 positive manual PG 358 0.004 -0.52 2.6
--.CI9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:43.61 10.0 undecidable manual PG 294 0.0037 -1.26 0.6
--.SL9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:42.21 10.0 positive manual PG 165 0.0028 -0.14 3
--.SGO.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:39.12 10.0 positive manual PG 232 0.0019 -1.14 1.4
--.MU9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:39.18 10.0 undecidable manual SG 337 0.0006 0.16 0.6
--.MU9.Z. 1996-04-03T13:04:38.79 10.0 negative manual PG 337 0.0006 1.28 1.1
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