Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands martes, 27 nov. 2018

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands martes, 27 nov. 2018

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

27 Nov 15:50 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 10 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 27 Nov 2018 03:41:20 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 5.3
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 21,23°S / 171,51°E (Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Matthew Island (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
299 km al SE de Isangel (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440)
377 km al E de Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490)
442 km al E de Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400)
513 km al SE de Port-Vila (Port Vila, Vanuatu) (pop: 35,900)
523 km al NE de Mont-Dore (pop: 24,700)
533 km al E de Dumbéa (pop: 19,300)
536 km al NE de Nouméa (pop: 93,100)
741 km al SW de Lautoka (Ba, Fiyi) (pop: 52,500)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 5,6 x 1012 joules (1,56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.310 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
M 5.210 km SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC
M 5.610 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGeoAu
M 5.810 km- 138km NNW of Ile Hunter, New CaledoniaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the M 5.3 terremoto: Southeast of Loyalty Islands Tue, 27 Nov 15h41

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
  • 28 dic 2018 14:36 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 02 dic 2018 22:32 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.3 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands martes, 27 nov. 2018
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