Earthquake with magnitude of Md 2.3 on date 05-12-1997 and time 06:44:10 (Italy) in region 4 km S Preci (PG)

A magnitude Md 2.3 earthquake occured in region: 4 km S Preci (PG), on

  • 05-12-1997 05:44:10 (UTC)
  • 05-12-1997 06:44:10 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.84, 13.04 at 12 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
Preci PG 4 724 724
Norcia PG 7 4957 5681
Cerreto di Spoleto PG 11 1075 6756
Visso MC 11 1107 7863
Sellano PG 11 1079 8942
Castelsantangelo sul Nera MC 11 281 9223
Cascia PG 14 3217 12440
Ussita MC 14 444 12884
Vallo di Nera PG 17 364 13248
Poggiodomo PG 17 117 13365
Monte Cavallo MC 17 145 13510

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
30 Km E of Foligno (57155 inhabitants)
45 Km NE of Terni (111501 inhabitants)
58 Km W of Teramo (54892 inhabitants)
61 Km E of Perugia (166134 inhabitants)
62 Km NW of L'Aquila (69753 inhabitants)
90 Km NE of Viterbo (67173 inhabitants)
95 Km SW of Ancona (100861 inhabitants)
97 Km N of Guidonia Montecelio (88673 inhabitants)
98 Km W of Montesilvano (53738 inhabitants)
100 Km N of Tivoli (56533 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 2.3 1997-12-05
05:44:10
42.84 13.04 12 2013-07-15
08:40:51
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 315819
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1997-12-05 05:44:10 ± 0.287
Latitude 42.84 ± 0.01
Longitude 13.04 ± 0.04
Depth (km) 12 ± 4 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin manual
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 1000 -> BULLETIN-VAX
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 315819

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) 3007.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 111
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 8
Number of defining phases 8
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 0.1
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.0004
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.00469
Number of stations at which the event was observed 4
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 4
Magnitude information

Md:2.3

Field Value
Value 2.3
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 4
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 315819
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 21:56:06
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.MNS.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:30.60 10.0 undecidable manual SG 210 0.0047 0.2 0.4
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:26.51 10.0 undecidable manual SG 349 0.0037 0.12 0.6
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:24.00 10.0 undecidable manual SG 307 0.0032 -0.49 0
--.MNS.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:21.75 10.0 undecidable manual PG 210 0.0047 -0.13 1.2
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:19.11 10.0 undecidable manual PG 307 0.0032 0.34 0.5
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:19.81 10.0 undecidable manual PG 349 0.0037 -0.06 1.6
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:15.71 10.0 undecidable manual SG 98 0.0004 0.27 0.3
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-05T05:44:13.46 10.0 positive manual PG 98 0.0004 -0.09 3.4
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