Leve terremoto magnitud 4.0 - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), lunes, 05 feb. 1996

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.0 - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), lunes, 05 feb. 1996

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Fecha & hora: 5 Feb 1996 03:48:59 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitud: 4.0
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 21,435°S / 169,445°E (Nueva Caledonia)
Volcán mas cercano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
162 km al E de Tadine (Maré, Province des îles Loyauté) (pop: 7,490)
211 km al S de Isangel (Tafea Province, Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440)
233 km al ESE de Wé (Lifou, Province des îles Loyauté) (pop: 10,400)
311 km al ENE de Mont-Dore (Province Sud) (pop: 24,700)
319 km al ENE de Dumbéa (Province Sud) (pop: 19,300)
323 km al ENE de Numea (South Province) (pop: 93,100)
375 km al E de La Foa (South Province) (pop: 2,950)
428 km al SSE de Port-Vila (Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu) (pop: 35,900)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.033 kmsoutheast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)USGS
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