Mayor terremoto magnitud 8.1 - Banda Sea (Indonesia), lunes, 04 nov. 1963

Mayor terremoto magnitud 8.1 - Banda Sea (Indonesia), lunes, 04 nov. 1963

Great magnitude 8.1 earthquake at 65 km depth

Fecha & hora: 4 Nov 1963 01:17:09 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 8.1
Profundidad: 65.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 6,843°S / 129,684°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Nila (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
349 km al ENE de Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
365 km al WSW de Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500)
387 km al SSE de Ambon City (Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
399 km al SSE de Amahai (Maluku) (pop: 47,700)
492 km al ENE de Dili (Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
585 km al ENE de Atambua (Kabupaten Belu, East Nusa Tenggara) (pop: 35,800)
686 km al SSW de Sorong (West Papua) (pop: 125,500)
2525 km al E de Yakarta (Jakarta) (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 8.9 x 1016 joules (24757 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.1 x 107 tons of TNT or 1331.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 8.165 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)USGS
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Aftershocks of the M 8.1 terremoto: Banda Sea (Indonesia) Mon, 4 Nov 01h17

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Mayor terremoto magnitud 8.1 - Banda Sea (Indonesia), lunes, 04 nov. 1963
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