Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.1 - Vanuatu Islands, mercoledì, 17 settembre 2014

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.1 - Vanuatu Islands, mercoledì, 17 settembre 2014

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 186 km depth

17 Sep 06:19 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Sep 17 15:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.7 a 5.1.
Data & ora: 17 Sep 2014 06:11:49 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 5.1
Profondità: 186.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16°S / 167,98°E (Vanuatu)
Vulcano più vicino: Ambrym (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km E da Lakatoro (pop: 705)
79 km S da Saratamata
103 km ESE da Luganville (pop: 13,400)
144 km SE da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950)
196 km N da Port-Vila (Port Vila) (pop: 35,900)
241 km S da Sola (pop: 1,170)
417 km NNW da Isangel (pop: 1,440)
716 km NNE da Noumea (Nuova Caledonia) (pop: 93,100)
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2,8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.1186 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
M 5.6181 km VANUATUEMSC
M 5.6181 km59km E of Lakatoro, VanuatuUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Vanuatu Islands 17 September 06:11 UTC

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Wednesday, 17 September 2014 at 06:11 (GMT)
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