Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 15 km W of Green Island, North Solomons, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 11 jul. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 15 km W of Green Island, North Solomons, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 11 jul. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 at 515 km depth

11 Jul 17:15 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 6 minutos.
Profundidad recalculada de 486.0 a 504.0 km.
Jul 12 08:22: Magnitud recalculada de 5.3 a 6.0.
Profundidad recalculada de 504.0 a 515.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 11 Jul 2019 17:08:39 UTC
Magnitud: 6
Profundidad: 515.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 4.71°S / 155.17°E (Océano Pacífico Sur, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Volcán mas cercano: Tore (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
175 km al NNO de Arawa (pop: 40,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
182 km al NNO de Panguna (pop: 2,920) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
234 km al NNO de Buin (pop: 750) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
324 km al E de Kokopo (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
338 km al E de Rabaul (pop: 8,070) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
420 km al NNO de Gizo (New Georgia Group, Islas Salomón) (pop: 6,150) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
1032 km al ENE de Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al O de Green Island --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
422 km al ESE de New Ireland Island (pop: 194,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 6.0515 kmSolomon Islands (Papua New Guinea)GFZ
M 6.0505 kmBougainville Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
M 5.4504 kmSolomon Islands (Papua New Guinea)BMKG
M 6.0496 kmBougainville Island Region (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
M 6.0496 km174km N of Arawa, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, не почувствовал, не ощущал, так как находился на улице, ходил в магазин и аптеку. Вам большое спасибо, оставайтесь в безопастности, берегите себя, своих родных и близких.))),!!!
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 22 Sep 2019 08:58 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    498 km (309.4 mi) depth
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.0 - South Pacific Ocean, 15 km W of Green Island, North Solomons, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 11 jul. 2019
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