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Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.3 - 53 km SW of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, martes, 25 ago. 1953 02:04

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.3 - 53 km SW of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, martes, 25 ago. 1953 02:04 Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.3 - 53 km SW of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, martes, 25 ago. 1953 02:04

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.3 a 30 km de profundidad

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora25 Aug 1953 02:04:20 UTC
Hora local en el epicentro
Prof.30.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud5.188°S / 152.58°E (Solomon Sea, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Antipode5.188°N / 27.42°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor fuerte cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoRabaul (Tavurvur) (110 km / 68 mi)
Lugares cercanos100 km al SSE de Kokopo (pop: 26,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
119 km al SSE de Rabaul (pop: 8,070) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
273 km al E de Kimbe (Talasea District) (pop: 18,800) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
345 km al ONO de Panguna (pop: 2,920) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
350 km al ONO de Arawa (pop: 40,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
352 km al SE de Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
354 km al ENE de Kandrian (pop: 1,010) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
385 km al ONO de Buin (pop: 750) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
766 km al NE de Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 GWh, equivalente a 42502 toneladas de TNT o 2.7 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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6.330 kmNew Britain region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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