Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, sábado, 25 feb. 1978

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, sábado, 25 feb. 1978

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.6 at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 25 Feb 1978 06:10:35 UTC
Magnitud: 5.6
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 9.662°S / 117.114°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Sangenges (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
134 km al SSO de Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
141 km al SE de Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
162 km al SE de Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
194 km al SO de Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
213 km al SE de Amlapura (pop: 31,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
222 km al SO de Bima (pop: 67,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
237 km al ESE de Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
251 km al ESE de Tabanan (pop: 33,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
282 km al SE de Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
1194 km al ESE de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.633 kmSumbawa region, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 25 Feb 1978 14:12 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.6 - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, sábado, 25 feb. 1978
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