Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 7.4 terremoto: Southeast of Loyalty Islands Wed, 5 Dec 04h18 que había ocurrido 4 horas antes.
Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

5 Dec 08:42 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 22 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 5 Dec 2018 08:20:31 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 5.0
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 22,12°S / 169,64°E (Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
192 km al ESE de Tadine (Maré) (pop: 7,490)
280 km al ESE de Wé (Lifou) (pop: 10,400)
317 km al E de Mont-Dore (pop: 24,700)
328 km al E de Dumbéa (pop: 19,300)
329 km al E de Numea (pop: 93,100)
338 km al E de Païta (pop: 12,600)
396 km al E de La Foa (pop: 2,950)
508 km al ESE de Koné (pop: 4,570)
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.010 kmSoutheast of Loyalty IslandsGFZ
M 5.210 km- 169km ESE of Tadine, New CaledoniaUSGS
M 5.210 km SOUTHEAST OF LOYALTY ISLANDSEMSC

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Aftershocks of the M 5.0 terremoto: Southeast of Loyalty Islands Wed, 5 Dec 08h20

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 19 ene 2019 05:40 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 dic 2018 10:09 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    80 km (49,7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 dic 2018 16:35 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 05 dic 2018 15:38 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 dic 2018 10:19 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6,2 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Southeast of Loyalty Islands, miércoles, 05 dic. 2018
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