Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - Coral Sea, 8.7 km NNE of Paama Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, lunes, 17 dic. 2018

Este terremoto probablemente fue una réplica del terremoto M 5.6 terremoto: 88 km al este de Norsup, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Sun, 16 Dec 2018 09:48 que había ocurrido 22 horas antes.
Leve terremoto magnitud 4.9 - Coral Sea, 8.7 km NNE of Paama Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, lunes, 17 dic. 2018

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Dec 09:14 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 1 hora y 10 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 17 Dec 2018 08:04:13 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: 2018-12-17 19:04:13 +11:00
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16.3864°S / 168.2661°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Volcán mas cercano: Lopevi (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km al ESE de Lakatoro (pop: 705) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al N de Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
152 km al SE de Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
197 km al SE de Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
290 km al SSE de Sola (pop: 1,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
367 km al NNO de Isangel (pop: 1,440) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
9 km al NNE de Paama Island (pop: 1,630) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
82 km al E de Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.910 km- 95km ESE of Lakatoro, VanuatuUSGS

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Port Vila / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Sudden and strong jolt followed by slow movement. About 10 seconds
Port havannah (129.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Slight rumble followed by what felt like the bed being kicked.
154.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
152.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Port vila / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaking lasted 5-8 sec .
Port Vila / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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