Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.6 - Ceram Sea, 69 km SE of Pulau Sambiki Island, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, miércoles, 05 mar. 1975

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.6 - Ceram Sea, 69 km SE of Pulau Sambiki Island, Maluku Utara, Indonesia, miércoles, 05 mar. 1975

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.6 at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 5 Mar 1975 00:22:19 UTC
Magnitud: 6.6
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 2.444°S / 126.145°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
266 km al ONO de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
324 km al ONO de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
385 km al SSO de Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
387 km al SSO de Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
409 km al ESE de Luwuk (pop: 47,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
438 km al ENE de Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
439 km al SSE de Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
447 km al SSE de Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
460 km al SSE de Manado (pop: 451,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
477 km al SE de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 5 x 1014 joules (139 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.2 x 105 tons of TNT or 7.5 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 6.633 kmCeram Sea, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
  • 06 May 1975 03:16 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    |
    43 km (27 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Mar 1975 01:17 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    53 km (32.9 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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