Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 16 jul. 1996

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 16 jul. 1996

Strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 16 Jul 1996 10:07:36 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 6.6
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 1,016°N / 120,254°E (Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Una Una (200 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
218 km al N de Palu (pop: 282,400)
274 km al NNW de Poso (pop: 47,100)
317 km al W de Gorontalo (pop: 144,200)
323 km al ENE de Bontang (pop: 101,700)
384 km al ENE de Samarinda (pop: 355,200)
391 km al SE de Tarakan (pop: 97,500)
692 km al N de Makassar (pop: 1,321,700)
1692 km al ENE de Yakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
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 kmMinahasa, Sulawesi, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the M 6.6 terremoto: Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Tue, 16 Jul 10h07

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (50 quakes):
  • 24 dic 1996 04:40 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    100 km (62,1 mi) depth
    |
    75 km (46 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 dic 1996 09:44 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    61,8 km (38,4 mi) depth
    |
    54 km (33 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 dic 1996 20:24 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    49 km (30 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 nov 1996 05:30 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    63 km (39 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 nov 1996 11:40 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    63,8 km (39,6 mi) depth
    |
    106 km (66 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 oct 1996 02:15 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    69 km (43 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 oct 1996 16:54 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    103 km (64 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 oct 1996 15:51 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 oct 1996 08:03 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 sep 1996 11:07 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 sep 1996 05:36 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    44,3 km (27,5 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 sep 1996 15:16 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 sep 1996 06:20 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 sep 1996 02:34 UTC
    | M 5.8 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 sep 1996 18:53 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (41 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 sep 1996 15:23 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20,5 mi) depth
    |
    74 km (46 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.6 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, martes, 16 jul. 1996
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