Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea, lunes, 01 nov. 1993

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea, lunes, 01 nov. 1993

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 18 km depth

Fecha & hora: 1 Nov 1993 05:01:53 UTC
Magnitud: 5
Profundidad: 17.9 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 5.806°S / 146.246°E (Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Volcán mas cercano: Long Island (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km al NE de Kainantu (pop: 8,510) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
83 km al SE de Madang (pop: 27,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
100 km al ENE de Goroka (pop: 18,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
131 km al NO de Lae (pop: 76,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
143 km al E de Kundiawa (pop: 9,380) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
161 km al NNO de Bulolo (pop: 16,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
178 km al NNO de Wau (pop: 14,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
223 km al E de Mt Hagen (Dei District) (pop: 33,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
289 km al E de Mendi (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
420 km al NNO de Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.018 kmeastern New Guinea region, Papua New GuineaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 5.0 terremoto: Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea Mon, 1 Nov 1993 05:01

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes):
  • 14 Dec 1993 07:42 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Dec 1993 14:36 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Nov 1993 07:46 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 Nov 1993 14:04 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    14.4 km (8.9 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 Nov 1993 07:34 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    20.8 km (12.9 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Nov 1993 21:29 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Nov 1993 23:14 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Nov 1993 12:04 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    24.2 km (15 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Nov 1993 08:28 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Nov 1993 07:44 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    24.4 km (15.2 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.0 - Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea, lunes, 01 nov. 1993
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