Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Madang Province, 79 km ENE of Hagen, Papua New Guinea, 24 Oct 9:09 am (GMT +10) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Madang Province, 79 km ENE of Hagen, Papua New Guinea, 24 Oct 9:09 am (GMT +10)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.9 at 10 km depth

23 Oct 23:20 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 11 minutos.
23 Oct 23:45: Profundidad recalculada de 46.0 a 10.0 km (de 29 a 6.2 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 65 km (40 mi) al WSW.
Fecha & hora: 23 Oct 2020 23:09:05 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 24 Oct 9:09 am (GMT +10)
Magnitud: 4.9
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 5.47°S / 144.83°E (Madang Province, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Antipode: 5.47°N / 35.17°W
Volcán mas cercano: Karkar (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km al NNO de Kundiawa (Chimbu) (pop: 9,380) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
79 km al ENE de Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
92 km al NO de Goroka (Eastern Highlands) (pop: 18,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
110 km al OSO de Madang (pop: 27,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
150 km al ENE de Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
252 km al SSE de Wewak (East Sepik) (pop: 18,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
277 km al ONO de Lae (Morobe) (pop: 76,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
278 km al NO de Bulolo (Morobe) (pop: 16,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
514 km al NNO de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 29.1°C (84 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from W
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 MWh, equivalente a 338 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.910 km- 54 km NNW of Madang, Papua New GuineaBMKG
4.648 km54 Km NNW of Madang, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.648 kmNear N Coast Of New Guinea, Png., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.749 kmNear N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG., Papua New GuineaGFZ

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