Earthquake with magnitude of Md 3.9 on date 14-03-1985 and time 23:03:52 (UTC) in region 2 km SW Pettoranello del Molise (IS)

A magnitude Md 3.9 earthquake occured in region: 2 km SW Pettoranello del Molise (IS), on

  • 14-03-1985 23:03:52 (UTC)
  • 15-03-1985 00:03:52 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 41.56, 14.26 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
Pettoranello del Molise IS 2 460 460
Sant'Agapito IS 4 1496 1956
Isernia IS 4 21842 23798
Longano IS 5 690 24488
Castelpizzuto IS 6 155 24643
Pesche IS 6 1661 26304
Carpinone IS 7 1157 27461
Macchia d'Isernia IS 7 1035 28496
Castelpetroso IS 7 1680 30176
Monteroduni IS 8 2264 32440
Miranda IS 9 1047 33487
Santa Maria del Molise IS 10 665 34152
Sessano del Molise IS 11 727 34879
Fornelli IS 11 1909 36788
Roccamandolfi IS 11 938 37726
Gallo Matese CE 11 579 38305
Montaquila IS 12 2456 40761
Cantalupo nel Sannio IS 12 739 41500
Letino CE 12 712 42212
Macchiagodena IS 13 1854 44066
Fontegreca CE 13 811 44877
Colli a Volturno IS 13 1349 46226
Capriati a Volturno CE 14 1541 47767
Pescolanciano IS 15 855 48622
Ciorlano CE 15 426 49048
San Massimo CB 15 855 49903
Acquaviva d'Isernia IS 15 425 50328
Prata Sannita CE 15 1502 51830
Roccasicura IS 15 550 52380
Valle Agricola CE 15 890 53270
Rocchetta a Volturno IS 16 1113 54383
Forlì del Sannio IS 16 675 55058
Cerro al Volturno IS 16 1281 56339
Frosolone IS 17 3170 59509
Chiauci IS 17 233 59742
Filignano IS 17 648 60390
Civitanova del Sannio IS 17 945 61335
Carovilli IS 17 1359 62694
Pozzilli IS 17 2380 65074
Scapoli IS 17 680 65754
Sant'Elena Sannita IS 18 275 66029
Pratella CE 19 1565 67594
Castel San Vincenzo IS 19 516 68110
Rionero Sannitico IS 19 1118 69228
Spinete CB 19 1320 70548
Venafro IS 20 11280 81828
Ailano CE 20 1369 83197
Duronia CB 20 405 83602

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
55 Km N of Caserta (76326 inhabitants)
65 Km NW of Benevento (60091 inhabitants)
66 Km N of Aversa (53047 inhabitants)
69 Km N of Acerra (59573 inhabitants)
71 Km N of Giugliano in Campania (122974 inhabitants)
71 Km N of Afragola (65057 inhabitants)
73 Km N of Casoria (77642 inhabitants)
74 Km N of Marano di Napoli (59874 inhabitants)
80 Km N of Napoli (974074 inhabitants)
81 Km N of Pozzuoli (81661 inhabitants)
83 Km N of Portici (55274 inhabitants)
84 Km N of Ercolano (53709 inhabitants)
85 Km NW of Avellino (54857 inhabitants)
87 Km N of Torre del Greco (86275 inhabitants)
88 Km S of Chieti (51815 inhabitants)
93 Km N of Scafati (50787 inhabitants)
95 Km W of San Severo (53905 inhabitants)
98 Km N of Castellammare di Stabia (66466 inhabitants)
100 Km S of Pescara (121014 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 Md 3.9
ML-VAX 3.8
1985-03-14
23:03:52
41.56 14.26 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 3249
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1985-03-14 23:03:52 ± 0.137
Latitude 41.56 ± 0.01
Longitude 14.26 ± 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 3249

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) 1853.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 70
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 74
Number of defining phases 74
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.8
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00154
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.05602
Number of stations at which the event was observed 58
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 58
Magnitudes information

Md:3.9

Field Value
Value 3.9
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 12
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 3249
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 17:08:03

ML:3.8

Field Value
Value 3.8
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 3249
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
--.BEO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:06:16.40 10.0 undecidable manual SN 52 0.05 0.04 0.4
--.BG1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:06:12.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 323 0.048 1.01 0.3
--.CTI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:06:01.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN? 338 0.0437 1.95 0
--.BD1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:32.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 314 0.0329 0.84 0.4
--.VAY.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:24.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 89 0.056 -0.54 0.9
--.ORO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:23.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0548 0.36 0.9
--.STV.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:19.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 300 0.0516 1.73 0.3
--.LCI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:18.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 111 0.0284 -1.13 0.5
--.ROB.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:14.30 10.0 undecidable manual PN 302 0.0486 0.98 0.7
--.BEO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:14.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 52 0.05 -0.52 0.9
--.SKO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:12.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 83 0.0482 0.2 1
--.CK1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:11.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.0469 1.15 0.7
--.BG1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:11.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 323 0.048 -0.83 0.8
--.FO1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:08.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 348 0.0462 -1.52 0.4
--.CH1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:07.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN? 321 0.024 -0.04 0
--.PCN.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:06.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 317 0.0434 1.26 0.6
--.OHR.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:06.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 93 0.0444 -0.16 1.1
--.SAL.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:05.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 327 0.0437 -0.63 1
--.MA1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:04.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 291 0.0221 1.55 0.3
--.CTI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:04.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 338 0.0437 -1.51 0.5
--.SRN.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:04.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 109 0.0419 1.47 0.5
--.RBL.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:04.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 354 0.044 -2.05 0.2
--.PHP.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:03.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 86 0.0415 0.66 1
--.FA1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:03.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 186 0.0388 4.76 0
--.PA1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:02.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 173 0.041 0.4 1.1
--.BVT.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:01.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 313 0.0392 2.88 0.1
--.IVA.Z. 1985-03-14T23:05:00.40 10.0 undecidable manual PN 70 0.0393 1.34 0.6
--.BRT.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:58.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN 106 0.0205 0.27 0.6
--.PVY.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:58.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 74 0.0393 -0.1 1.2
--.CEY.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:57.30 10.0 undecidable manual PN 1 0.0376 0.99 0.8
--.TRI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:56.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 355 0.0374 0.42 1.2
--.TIR.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:56.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 91 0.0378 -0.02 1.2
--.VLO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:55.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 103 0.0368 0.43 1.2
--.AR1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:55.20 10.0 undecidable manual SN 333 0.0194 -0.21 0.6
--.SDA.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:53.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 81 0.0354 0.73 1
--.BD1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:50.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 314 0.0329 0.78 1
--.TTG.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:50.90 10.0 undecidable manual PN 75 0.0343 -0.48 1.2
--.ULC.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:49.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 82 0.0337 -0.59 1.1
--.GIB.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:49.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 183 0.0321 0.98 0.9
--.AS1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:49.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 322 0.0172 -0.42 0.8
--.PS9.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:48.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 309 0.0314 1.29 0.7
--.HCY.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:45.70 10.0 undecidable manual PN 73 0.0294 1.8 0.4
--.BRY.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:45.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 65 0.0309 -0.66 1.2
--.LCI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:42.40 10.0 positive manual PN 111 0.0284 0.02 2.9
--.MNS.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:39.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 305 0.0128 1 0.4
--.ROI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:37.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 138 0.0239 1.56 0.6
--.PO9.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:37.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 316 0.0126 -0.39 0.5
--.CH1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:35.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 321 0.024 -0.48 1.3
--.MS1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:34.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 83 0.0113 -0.13 0.6
--.SGO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:33.00 10.0 undecidable manual SN 141 0.0115 -1.43 0.3
--.MA1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:32.30 10.0 negative manual PN 291 0.0221 -0.45 2.7
--.PE1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:32.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 106 0.0224 -1.32 0.7
--.CSI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:31.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 138 0.0211 -0.14 1.4
--.RDP.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:31.50 10.0 undecidable manual SN 280 0.0104 -0.24 0.6
--.ORI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:30.80 10.0 positive manual PN 131 0.0202 1.02 1.9
--.BRT.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:29.80 10.0 undecidable manual PN 106 0.0205 -0.52 1.3
--.AR1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:28.60 10.0 undecidable manual PN 333 0.0194 -0.09 1.4
--.BAI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:26.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 102 0.0181 -0.74 1.2
--.AS1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:25.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 322 0.0172 -0.23 1.4
--.PO9.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:18.50 10.0 undecidable manual PN 316 0.0126 0.22 1.4
--.MNS.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:18.10 10.0 undecidable manual PN 305 0.0128 -0.53 1.3
--.MS1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:15.00 10.0 undecidable manual PN 83 0.0113 -1.4 0.7
--.SGO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:15.20 10.0 undecidable manual PN 141 0.0115 -1.37 0.7
--.RDP.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:13.20 10.0 negative manual PN 280 0.0104 -1.82 0.8
--.SOR.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:10.50 10.0 positive manual PG 176 0.0088 -1.56 1.1
--.IS9.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:09.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 195 0.0078 -0.84 1.1
--.BS1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:09.40 10.0 undecidable manual PG 151 0.008 -1.07 0.9
--.OVO.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:07.70 10.0 positive manual PG 171 0.0066 0.07 2.9
--.QR9.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:07.00 10.0 undecidable manual PG 187 0.0062 0.36 1.4
--.MSC.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:01.40 10.0 positive manual PG 210 0.0038 -0.39 2.7
--.DUI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:04:00.50 10.0 undecidable manual SG 57 0.0015 1.28 0.5
--.SD1.Z. 1985-03-14T23:03:59.10 10.0 undecidable manual PG 293 0.0032 -1.22 1.6
--.SGG.Z. 1985-03-14T23:03:57.00 10.0 positive manual PG 152 0.0018 0.27 2.8
--.DUI.Z. 1985-03-14T23:03:55.60 10.0 positive manual PG 57 0.0015 -0.64 2.5
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