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Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.4 - Latangai Island, New Ireland, 67 km E of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 23 abr. 1953 16:24

Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.4 - Latangai Island, New Ireland, 67 km E of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 23 abr. 1953 16:24 Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.4 - Latangai Island, New Ireland, 67 km E of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea, jueves, 23 abr. 1953 16:24

Terremoto mayor magnitud 7.4 a 35 km de profundidad

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora23 Apr 1953 16:24:33 UTC
Hora local en el epicentro
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud7.4
Prof.35.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud4.449°S / 152.868°E (New Ireland, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Antipode4.449°N / 27.132°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor muy fuerte cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoRabaul (Tavurvur) (76 km / 47 mi)
Lugares cercanos67 km al E de Kokopo (East New Britain) (pop: 26,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
83 km al ESE de Rabaul (East New Britain) (pop: 8,070) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
311 km al SE de Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
326 km al ENE de Kimbe (Talasea District, West New Britain) (pop: 18,800) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
357 km al NO de Panguna (Bougainville) (pop: 2,920) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
358 km al ONO de Arawa (Bougainville) (pop: 40,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
404 km al NO de Buin (Bougainville) (pop: 750) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
416 km al ENE de Kandrian (West New Britain) (pop: 1,010) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
843 km al NE de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Energía sísmica estimada liberada7.9 x 1015 joules (2206 GWh, equivalente a 1.9 x 106 toneladas de TNT o 118.7 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
7.435 kmNew Britain region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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Réplicas registradas, las más recientes primero (7 en total)

Fecha y horaMag
Prof.
UbicaciónDetalles
28 dic 1954 01:00
hace 68 años
6.3

35 km
27 km NE de Lamassa , New Ireland, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
4 dic 1954 07:00
hace 68 años
6.3

35 km
Wallis Island, 93 km SE de Kokopo, Nueva Bretaña del Este, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
13 jul 1954 08:04
hace 68 años
6.2

15 km
57 km SO de Sandwich , New Ireland, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
19 may 1954 23:07
hace 68 años
6.2

35 km
97 km S de Kokopo, Nueva Bretaña del Este, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
5 feb 1954 09:19
hace 69 años
6.7

35 km
47 km SE de Latangai , New Ireland, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
6 oct 1953 21:38
hace 69 años
6.6

20 km
184 km NO de Kokopo, Nueva Bretaña del Este, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás
25 ago 1953 02:04
hace 69 años
6.3

30 km
53 km SO de Wallis , New Ireland, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás

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