Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.4 - West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, 144 km SE of Jayapura, Indonesia, Wednesday, 06 Mar. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.4 - West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, 144 km SE of Jayapura, Indonesia, Wednesday, 06 Mar. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.4 at 10 km depth

6 Mar 18:55 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 7 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 6 Mar 2019 18:47:45 UTC
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3.61°S / 141.44°E (West Sepik Province, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Volcán mas cercano: Kairinu (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km al S de Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
114 km al OSO de Aitape (Sandaun) (pop: 5,550) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
144 km al SE de Abepura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 62,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
144 km al SE de Jayapura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 134,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
243 km al O de Wewak (East Sepik) (pop: 18,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
280 km al N de Kiunga (North Fly, Western Province) (pop: 11,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
374 km al NO de Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
398 km al NO de Mt Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
517 km al ONO de Goroka (Eastern Highlands) (pop: 18,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
908 km al NO de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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5.410 kmNew Guinea, Papua New GuineaBMKG

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441.1 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me up, windows were rattling but no damage to house.  
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