Earthquake with magnitude of Md 2.3 on date 06-12-1997 and time 04:45:53 (Italy) in region 4 km E Cerreto di Spoleto (PG)

A magnitude Md 2.3 earthquake occured in region: 4 km E Cerreto di Spoleto (PG), on

  • 06-12-1997 03:45:53 (UTC)
  • 06-12-1997 04:45:53 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.81, 12.97 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
Cerreto di Spoleto PG 4 1075 1075
Sellano PG 9 1079 2154
Preci PG 10 724 2878
Vallo di Nera PG 10 364 3242
Norcia PG 10 4957 8199
Cascia PG 11 3217 11416
Poggiodomo PG 11 117 11533
Sant'Anatolia di Narco PG 14 564 12097
Scheggino PG 16 461 12558
Campello sul Clitunno PG 16 2442 15000
Visso MC 17 1107 16107
Castelsantangelo sul Nera MC 18 281 16388
Monteleone di Spoleto PG 18 599 16987
Trevi PG 20 8469 25456

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
27 Km SE of Foligno (57155 inhabitants)
38 Km NE of Terni (111501 inhabitants)
58 Km SE of Perugia (166134 inhabitants)
62 Km NW of L'Aquila (69753 inhabitants)
62 Km W of Teramo (54892 inhabitants)
83 Km NE of Viterbo (67173 inhabitants)
92 Km N of Guidonia Montecelio (88673 inhabitants)
95 Km N of Tivoli (56533 inhabitants)
100 Km SW of Ancona (100861 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
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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 1997-12-06
03:45:53
42.81 12.97 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 315959
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1997-12-06 03:45:53 ± 0.31
Latitude 42.81 ± 0.02
Longitude 12.97 ± 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 315959

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) 2816.4
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 128
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) 0.4
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00089
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.00421
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 3
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 315959
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 21:56:14
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
--.MNS.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:10.49 10.0 undecidable manual SG 206 0.0042 -0.76 0.3
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:09.40 10.0 undecidable manual SG 357 0.004 -0.85 0.2
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:06.43 10.0 undecidable manual SG 317 0.0031 0.01 0.5
--.MNS.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:03.71 10.0 undecidable manual PG 206 0.0042 0.12 1.5
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:02.52 10.0 undecidable manual PG 357 0.004 -0.49 1
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-06T03:46:02.64 10.0 undecidable manual PG 317 0.0031 1.84 0.3
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-06T03:45:57.83 10.0 undecidable manual SG 77 0.0009 0.23 0.6
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-06T03:45:55.70 10.0 positive manual PG 77 0.0009 0 3.6
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