Earthquake with magnitude of Md 2.9 on date 09-12-1997 and time 07:28:36 (Italy) in region 1 km E Preci (PG)

A magnitude Md 2.9 earthquake occured in region: 1 km E Preci (PG), on

  • 09-12-1997 06:28:36 (UTC)
  • 09-12-1997 07:28:36 (UTC +01:00) Italian time

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) 42.88, 13.05 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
Preci PG 1 724 724
Visso MC 6 1107 1831
Castelsantangelo sul Nera MC 8 281 2112
Ussita MC 10 444 2556
Sellano PG 10 1079 3635
Norcia PG 10 4957 8592
Cerreto di Spoleto PG 13 1075 9667
Monte Cavallo MC 13 145 9812
Fiordimonte MC 18 202 10014
Pieve Torina MC 18 1458 11472
Cascia PG 18 3217 14689
Bolognola MC 19 142 14831
Fiastra MC 19 559 15390
Acquacanina MC 19 121 15511
Vallo di Nera PG 20 364 15875

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

An earthquake occurred to
30 Km E of Foligno (57155 inhabitants)
49 Km NE of Terni (111501 inhabitants)
59 Km W of Teramo (54892 inhabitants)
60 Km E of Perugia (166134 inhabitants)
65 Km NW of L'Aquila (69753 inhabitants)
90 Km SW of Ancona (100861 inhabitants)
93 Km NE of Viterbo (67173 inhabitants)
99 Km W of Montesilvano (53738 inhabitants)
Recent and historical Seismicity
Seismic hazard
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Felt maps
Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Rev 1000 Md 2.9
ML-VAX 1.6
1997-12-09
06:28:36
42.88 13.05 5 2013-07-15
08:41:04
Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV 316319
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 1997-12-09 06:28:36 ± 0.139
Latitude 42.88 ± 0.01
Longitude 13.05 ± 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 316319

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) 2134.9
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 145
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) 0.3
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 0.00057
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 0.01271
Number of stations at which the event was observed 10
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 10
Magnitudes information

Md:2.9

Field Value
Value 2.9
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 3
Type of magnitude Md
Reference to an origin 316319
Agency INGV
Autore Bollettino Sismico Italiano INGV
Time of creation (UTC) 2013-01-04 21:56:35

ML:1.6

Field Value
Value 1.6
Uncertainty
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude ML
Reference to an origin 316319
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
--.CSNT.Z. 1997-12-09T06:29:03.35 10.0 undecidable manual PN 295 0.0127 0.56 0.4
--.SDI.Z. 1997-12-09T06:29:01.76 10.0 undecidable manual PN 154 0.0117 0.52 0.5
--.ARV.Z. 1997-12-09T06:29:00.13 10.0 undecidable manual SG 352 0.0056 0.76 0.1
--.CRE.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:58.89 10.0 undecidable manual PN 312 0.0098 0.54 0.6
--.PQ9.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:54.90 10.0 undecidable manual PG 163 0.008 0.05 1.3
--.FB9.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:53.17 10.0 undecidable manual PG 346 0.0074 -0.5 0.7
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:51.18 10.0 undecidable manual SG 347 0.0034 -0.16 0.6
--.ARV.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:49.60 10.0 undecidable manual PG 352 0.0056 -0.13 1.5
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:49.66 10.0 undecidable manual SG 301 0.0031 -0.24 0.5
--.AQU.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:48.19 10.0 undecidable manual PG 153 0.0053 -0.91 0.2
--.SNTG.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:45.50 10.0 positive manual PG 347 0.0034 -0.04 3.1
--.ASS.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:43.95 10.0 undecidable manual PG 301 0.0031 -0.31 1.2
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:40.34 10.0 undecidable manual SG 137 0.0006 0.7 0.2
--.NRCA.Z. 1997-12-09T06:28:38.20 10.0 positive manual PG 137 0.0006 -0.14 3
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