Details Sites
Name Ognina
Site added 2008-03-17 12:09:00
Year of investigation 2006
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Siracusa
Site type Area (80 meters)
Time all
Latitude 36.9867
Longitude 15.2689
Datum WGS84
Elevation 3
Previous elevation
Distance 35
Previous distance
Geomorphic setting Other
Site Type
  • Coast
Site description The coast is mostly characterized by rocky platforms gently sloping seaward, carved on Pleistocene calcarenites.
Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 --±-- [--, --] 1514±45 [821, 1004] --
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Scicchitano G., C. Monaco And L. Tortorici 2007 Large boulder deposit by tsunami waves along the Ionian coast of south-eastern Sicily (Italy). Marine Geology