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Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.0 - 22 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, domingo, 30 jul. 1972 17:40

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.0 - 22 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, domingo, 30 jul. 1972 17:40 Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.0 - 22 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, domingo, 30 jul. 1972 17:40

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.0 a 10 km de profundidad

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora30 Jul 1972 17:40:20 UTC
Hora local en el epicentro
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud6
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud4.54°S / 152.276°E (Nueva Bretaña del Este, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Antipode4.54°N / 27.724°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor fuerte cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoRabaul (Tavurvur) (31 km / 19 mi)
Lugares cercanos22 km al S de Kokopo (East New Britain) (pop: 26,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
40 km al SSE de Rabaul (East New Britain) (pop: 8,070) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
262 km al ENE de Kimbe (Talasea District, West New Britain) (pop: 18,800) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
274 km al SE de Kavieng (New Ireland) (pop: 14,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
354 km al ENE de Kandrian (West New Britain) (pop: 1,010) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
407 km al ONO de Panguna (Bougainville) (pop: 2,920) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
410 km al ONO de Arawa (Bougainville) (pop: 40,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
451 km al ONO de Buin (Bougainville) (pop: 750) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
788 km al NE de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Energía sísmica estimada liberada6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 GWh, equivalente a 15080 toneladas de TNT o 0.9 bombas atomicas!) | about seismic energy
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RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
6.010 kmNew Britain region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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Fecha y horaMag
Prof.
UbicaciónDetalles
30 jul 1972 20:13
hace 50 años
6.0

10 km
31 km S de Kokopo, Nueva Bretaña del Este, Papúa Nueva GuineaMás

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