Terremoto moderado mag. 5.4 - Coral Sea, Vanuatu, Monday, 01 Mar. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 5.4 - Coral Sea, Vanuatu, Monday, 01 Mar. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 5.4 at 44 km depth

1 Mar 03:39 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 10 minutos.
1 Mar 03:41: Magnitud recalculada de 5.5 a 5.6. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 9 km (5.6 mi) al N.
1 Mar 08:00: Magnitud recalculada de 5.6 a 5.4. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 44.0 km (de 6.2 a 27 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 25 km (16 mi) al E.
Fecha & hora: 1 Mar 2021 03:29:47 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Monday, 1 Mar 2021 14:29 (GMT +11)
Magnitud: 5.4
Profundidad: 44.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 13.12°S / 166.73°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Volcán mas cercano: Suretamatai (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km al NO de Sola (pop: 1,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
217 km al N de Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
271 km al N de Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
285 km al SSE de Lata (Santa Cruz Islands, Islas Salomón) (pop: 553) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
335 km al NNO de Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
541 km al NNO de Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al E de Hiw Island (pop: 269) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
360 km al NNO de Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.5°C (83 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from ESE
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
5.444 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
5.460 kmVANUATUEMSC
5.450 km125 Km NW of Sola, VanuatuUSGS
5.461 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu

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Brisbane Logan QLD / not felt
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