Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Bismarck Sea on Tuesday, 29 July 2014
29 Jul 13:34 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 6 minutes.
Jul 29 14:10: Magnitude recalculée de 5.7 à 5.9.
Date & time: Tuesday, 29 July 2014 13:27 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.43°S / 146.76°E
Nearest volcano: unnamed
(98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:165 km SW de Lorengau
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1013
joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more
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|Heure||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 29 Jul 13:27 UTC||M 5.9 / 10 km||Bismarck Sea||GFZ|
|Tue, 29 Jul 13:27 UTC||M 5.9 / 10 km|| BISMARCK SEA||EMSC|
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Aftershocks of the 5.9 quake: Bismarck Sea, 29 Jul 2014 13h27
Show info about thisList of recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
03 Aug 2014 04:48 UTC | M 5.0 |
49 km (30.4 mi) depth |
25 km (16 mi) distance | EMSC | Details
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