Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.5 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia domingo, 16 oct. 1983

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.5 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia domingo, 16 oct. 1983

Strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake at 40 km depth

Fecha & hora: 16 Oct 1983 05:32:28 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.5
Profundidad: 40.1 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1,084°N / 121,052°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Una Una (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
232 km al NW de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200)
258 km al NE de Palu (Sulawesi Tengah) (pop: 282,400)
278 km al N de Poso (Sulawesi Tengah) (pop: 47,100)
298 km al NW de Luwuk (Kabupaten Banggai, Sulawesi Tengah) (pop: 47,800)
411 km al NE de Bontang (East Kalimantan) (pop: 101,700)
425 km al W de Manado (Sulawesi Utara) (pop: 451,900)
716 km al NE de Makassar (Sulawesi Selatan) (pop: 1,321,700)
1774 km al NE de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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M 6.540 kmMinahasa, Sulawesi, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.5 terremoto: Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Sun, 16 Oct 05h32

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