Terremoto moderado mag. 5.1 - Coral Sea, 581 km NNW of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, jueves, 08 oct. 2009

Terremoto moderado mag. 5.1 - Coral Sea, 581 km NNW of Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu, jueves, 08 oct. 2009

Terremoto moderado magnitud 5.1 at 44 km depth

Fecha & hora: 8 Oct 2009 21:18:40 UTC
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 43.7 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 12.981°S / 166.074°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Volcán mas cercano: Ureparapara (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
188 km al ONO de Sola (pop: 1,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
253 km al S de Lata (Santa Cruz Islands, Islas Salomón) (pop: 553) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
253 km al NNO de Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
306 km al NNO de Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
371 km al NNO de Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
533 km al ESE de Kirakira (Nakumwe, Islas Salomón) (pop: 1,120) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
581 km al NNO de Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
5.144 kmSanta Cruz Islands (Vanuatu)USGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (11 quakes):
  • 19 Oct 2009 07:35 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Oct 2009 18:42 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Oct 2009 18:02 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    16.9 km (10.5 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Oct 2009 11:13 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    38.5 km (23.9 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Oct 2009 04:47 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    44.8 km (27.8 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Oct 2009 03:53 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Oct 2009 20:23 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Oct 2009 17:07 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Oct 2009 01:27 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Oct 2009 00:08 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    37.1 km (23.1 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 08 Oct 2009 23:32 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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