Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 53 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, martes, 29 dic. 2020 -

Este terremoto probablemente fue un premonitor del terremoto M 5.3 terremoto: Solomon Sea, 49 km al suroeste de Torokina Islet , Papúa Nueva Guinea, Tue, 29 Dec 2020 06:23 que siguió después de 4 minutos.
Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 53 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, martes, 29 dic. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.9 at 49 km depth

29 Dec 07:02 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 43 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 29 Dec 2020 06:19:09 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: martes, 29 dic 2020 17:19 (GMT +11)
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 49.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 6.52°S / 154.64°E (Solomon Sea, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Volcán mas cercano: Bagana (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km al OSO de Panguna (pop: 2,920) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
107 km al OSO de Arawa (pop: 40,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
119 km al ONO de Buin (pop: 750) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
300 km al NO de Gizo (New Georgia Group, Islas Salomón) (pop: 6,150) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
357 km al SE de Kokopo (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
377 km al SE de Rabaul (pop: 8,070) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
888 km al ENE de Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.6°C (85 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.949 km- 100 km WSW of Panguna, Papua New GuineaGFZ
4.980 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.988 km100 Km WSW of Panguna, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.987 kmSolomon Islands, Papua New GuineaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

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Šabac, Serbia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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