Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - Northern Province, 177 km ESE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Tuesday, 09 Mar. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - Northern Province, 177 km ESE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Tuesday, 09 Mar. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.8 at 10 km depth

9 Mar 19:00 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 12 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 9 Mar 2021 18:48:19 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Wednesday, 10 Mar 2021 04:48 (GMT +10)
Magnitud: 4.8
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 9.93°S / 148.7°E (Northern Province, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Volcán mas cercano: Waiowa (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km al SSE de Popondetta (Sohe) (pop: 28,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
158 km al SE de Kokoda (Sohe) (pop: 6,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
177 km al ESE de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
197 km al ONO de Alotau (Milne Bay) (pop: 10,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
228 km al ONO de Samarai (Milne Bay) (pop: 1,640) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
362 km al SE de Wau (Morobe) (pop: 14,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
379 km al SE de Bulolo (Morobe) (pop: 16,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
389 km al SE de Kerema (Gulf) (pop: 5,650) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
403 km al SSE de Lae (Morobe) (pop: 76,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.4°C (61 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.810 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaBMKG
4.810 kmEASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.42.7 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaGeoAu
5.010 km126 Km SSE of Popondetta, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.825 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaGFZ

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