Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.3 - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, jueves, 24 nov. 1983

Muy fuerte terremoto magnitud 7.3 - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, jueves, 24 nov. 1983

Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake at 179 km depth

Fecha & hora: 24 Nov 1983 05:30:34 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 7.3
Profundidad: 178.5 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 7,481°S / 128,168°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Wurlali (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km al WSW de Layoni (Maluku)
173 km al NE de Lospalos (Lautem, Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
218 km al ENE de Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
236 km al NE de Venilale (Baucau, Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
310 km al ENE de Dili (Vera Cruz, Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
403 km al ENE de Atambua (Kabupaten Belu, Nusa Tenggara Timur) (pop: 35,800)
421 km al S de Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon, Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
2359 km al E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 5.6 x 1015 joules (1562 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 106 tons of TNT or 84 atomic bombs!) [aprende más]
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 7.3179 kmKepulauan Barat Daya, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 7.3 terremoto: Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia Thu, 24 Nov 05h30

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (149 quakes):
  • 18 nov 1985 18:16 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    119,3 km (74,1 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (42 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 nov 1985 05:00 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    145 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 nov 1985 17:23 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    148,2 km (92,1 mi) depth
    |
    76 km (47 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 nov 1985 20:46 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    160,2 km (99,5 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (79 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 nov 1985 21:13 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    124,1 km (77,1 mi) depth
    |
    117 km (73 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 31 oct 1985 19:34 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    116,3 km (72,3 mi) depth
    |
    154 km (96 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 oct 1985 15:21 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    220,6 km (137,1 mi) depth
    |
    143 km (89 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 oct 1985 21:51 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    419,2 km (260,5 mi) depth
    |
    180 km (112 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 oct 1985 21:51 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    143,3 km (89 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 sep 1985 07:28 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    85,5 km (53,1 mi) depth
    |
    150 km (93 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 sep 1985 06:42 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    106,4 km (66,1 mi) depth
    |
    98 km (61 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 sep 1985 03:53 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    142,8 km (88,7 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 ago 1985 03:59 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    153,4 km (95,3 mi) depth
    |
    173 km (107 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 ago 1985 15:33 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    167,1 km (103,8 mi) depth
    |
    158 km (98 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 ago 1985 06:10 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    297,2 km (184,7 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 ago 1985 09:32 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    180,8 km (112,3 mi) depth
    |
    149 km (92 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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