Leve terremoto magnitud 4.5 - Vanuatu, 353 km ENE of Noumea (South Province, New Caledonia), martes, 31 mar. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.5 - Vanuatu, 353 km ENE of Noumea (South Province, New Caledonia), martes, 31 mar. 2020

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 40 km depth

Fecha & hora: 31 Mar 2020 08:16:59 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-03-31 19:16:59 +11:00
Magnitud: 4.5
Profundidad: 40.3 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 20,5538°S / 169,3147°E (Vanuatu)
Volcán mas cercano: Aneityum (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km al S de Isangel (pop: 1,440)
185 km al NE de Tadine (Maré, Nueva Caledonia) (pop: 7,490)
217 km al E de Wé (Lifou, Nueva Caledonia) (pop: 10,400)
331 km al SSE de Port-Vila (Port Vila) (pop: 35,900)
342 km al NE de Mont-Dore (Nueva Caledonia) (pop: 24,700)
346 km al ENE de Dumbéa (Nueva Caledonia) (pop: 19,300)
353 km al ENE de Noumea (Nueva Caledonia) (pop: 93,100)
604 km al SSE de Luganville (pop: 13,400)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 3,5 x 1011 joules (98,6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84,8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.540 km111km S of Isangel, VanuatuUSGS

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