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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Monday, 1 July 2019

Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 36 km a est da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, lunedì, 01 lug. 2019 17:13

Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 36 km a est da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, lunedì, 01 lug. 2019 17:13 Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 36 km a est da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, lunedì, 01 lug. 2019 17:13

Terremoto forte magnitudine 6.0 a 115 km di profondità

1 Jul 17:21 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 8 minuti.
Jul 1 17:23: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.8 a 5.9.
Jul 1 17:24: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.9 a 6.0.

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora1 Jul 2019 17:13:31 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine6
Prof.115.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine15.47°S / 167.49°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Antipode15.47°N / 12.51°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento moderato
Sentito9 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Vulcano più vicinoAoba (35 km / 22 mi)
Luoghi vicini36 km E da Santo (Luganville) (pop: 13,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
65 km SE da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
67 km N da Norsup (pop: 3,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
177 km S da Sola (pop: 1,170) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
267 km NNO da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
42 km NE da St. Bartholomew Island (pop: 4,270) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
89 km N da Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 GWh, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT o 0.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
6.0115 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
6.0118 kmVanuatuEMSC
6.0124 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
5.9124 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG
6.0100 km38km ENE of Luganville, VanuatuUSGS
6.0104 kmVanuatu Islands [Land: Vanuatu]INGV

Seismograms

Seismic station: Honiara, Solomon Islands (HNR/IU network) | Distance from quake: 1058 km / 658 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Honiara, Solomon Islands: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (11)

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near Luganville, Sanma (32.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Everyone was woken by noise and shaking. Noise and movement seemed to last a long time.  
Puyallup / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : scary  
Luganville, Sanma (33 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Very loud like an aeroplane landing next to us. Very vigourous small amplititude shaking. No noticeable ground heaving or swaying. The clothes lines were swaying with a small amplititude.  
Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Без тряски и какой либо вибрации, был дома, ужинал, неощущал, зато в Санкт Петербурге сегодня сильный п  
Aore island (36 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Awaken by noise of earthquake coming. Waited for shake as we knew it was going to be a reasonable size. Nothing fallen over or damaged. Stayed in bed.  
Aore Island / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking that wakes people for only few minutes  
Luganville / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Luganville / Light shaking (MMI IV)
port olry vanuatu / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Luganville / Weak shaking (MMI III)
(Vanuatu, 263 km S of epicenter) : 15 seconds long at worst (reported through EMSC)  

Aftershocks

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Scosse di assestamento, piu recenti per prima (5 in tutto)

Data e oraMag.
Prof.
UbicazioneDettagli
15 dic 2019 16:32
3 anni fa
5.0

103 km
Vanuatu IslandsPiù
12 nov 2019 15:51
3 anni fa
4.6

116 km
Coral Sea, 66 km NE da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
21 ott 2019 16:23
3 anni fa
4.4

180 km
89km E of Luganville, VanuatuPiù
21 ago 2019 18:37
3 anni fa
4.5

124 km
Coral Sea, 58 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
7 ago 2019 05:32
3 anni fa - felt
5.4

119 km
Coral Sea, 50 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù

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