- South Pacific Ocean, 15 km west of Green Island, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, 11 July 2019 at 17:08 (GMT)

 - South Pacific Ocean, 15 km west of Green Island, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, 11 July 2019 at 17:08 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 6.0 at 515 km depth

11 Jul 17:15 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 6 minutes.
Profondeur recalculée de 486.0 à 504.0 km.
Jul 12 08:22: Magnitude recalculée de 5.3 à 6.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 504.0 à 515.0 km.
Date & time: 11 Jul 2019 17:08:39 UTC
Magnitude: 6
Profondeur: 515.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.71°S / 155.17°E (South Pacific Ocean, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Volcan le plus près: Tore (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
175 km NNO de Arawa (pop: 40,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
182 km NNO de Panguna (pop: 2,920) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
234 km NNO de Buin (pop: 750) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
324 km E de Kokopo (pop: 26,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
338 km E de Rabaul (pop: 8,070) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
420 km NNO de Gizo (New Georgia Group, Îles Salomon) (pop: 6,150) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
1032 km ENE de Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
15 km O de Green Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
422 km ESE de New Ireland Island (pop: 194,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 6.0515 kmSolomon Islands (Papua New Guinea)GFZ
M 6.0505 kmBougainville Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
M 5.4504 kmSolomon Islands (Papua New Guinea)BMKG
M 6.0496 kmBougainville Island Region (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
M 6.0496 km174km N of Arawa, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, не почувствовал, не ощущал, так как находился на улице, ходил в магазин и аптеку. Вам большое спасибо, оставайтесь в безопастности, берегите себя, своих родных и близких.))),!!!
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 22 Sep 2019 08:58 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    498 km (309.4 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

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- South Pacific Ocean, 15 km west of Green Island, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, 11 July 2019 at 17:08 (GMT)
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