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Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.8 - 37 km NNW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon Islands, lunes, 30 ene. 1939 02:18

Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.8 - 37 km NNW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon Islands, lunes, 30 ene. 1939 02:18 Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.8 - 37 km NNW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon Islands, lunes, 30 ene. 1939 02:18

Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.8 a 35 km de profundidad

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora30 Jan 1939 02:18:30 UTC
Hora local en el epicentro
Prof.35.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud7.042°S / 155.468°E (Solomon Sea, Islas Salomón)
Antipode7.042°N / 24.532°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor muy fuerte cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoLoloru (60 km / 37 mi)
Lugares cercanos41 km al SO de Buin (Papúa Nueva Guinea) (pop: 750) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
81 km al S de Panguna (Papúa Nueva Guinea) (pop: 2,920) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
91 km al S de Arawa (Papúa Nueva Guinea) (pop: 40,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
192 km al NO de Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
464 km al SE de Kokopo (Papúa Nueva Guinea) (pop: 26,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
483 km al SE de Rabaul (Papúa Nueva Guinea) (pop: 8,070) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Energía sísmica estimada liberada3.2 x 1016 joules (8784 GWh, equivalente a 7.6 x 106 toneladas de TNT o 472.4 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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7.835 kmSolomon IslandsUSGS

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Réplicas registradas, las más recientes primero (2 en total)

Fecha y horaMag
12 sep 1940 13:17
hace 82 años

76 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 79 km E de Kokopo, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
8 mar 1939 21:58
hace 84 años

35 km
70 km SO de Arawa, Bougainville, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás

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