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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Saturday, 24 August 2019 - information

Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 69 km a sud ovest da Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, sabato, 24 ago. 2019 15:51

Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 69 km a sud ovest da Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, sabato, 24 ago. 2019 15:51 Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - Coral Sea, 69 km a sud ovest da Sola, Torba, Vanuatu, sabato, 24 ago. 2019 15:51

Terremoto forte magnitudine 6.0 a 120 km di profondità

24 Aug 15:58 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 117.0 a 120.0 km.

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora24 Aug 2019 15:51:28 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
Prof.120.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine14.33°S / 167.11°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Antipodo14.33°N / 12.89°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento forte
Sentito1 rapporto
Fonte dati primariaGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Vulcano più vicinoGaua (43 km / 27 mi)
Luoghi vicini69 km SO da Sola (pop: 1,170) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
79 km N da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
132 km N da Santo (Luganville) (pop: 13,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
195 km N da Norsup (pop: 3,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
400 km NNO da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
144 km NO da Maewo Island (pop: 3,570) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
195 km NO da Pentecost Island (pop: 16,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
220 km NNO 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.
6.0120 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
6.0127 kmVanuatuEMSC
6.0124 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG
6.0115 km63km SW of Sola, VanuatuUSGS
6.0126 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
6.0126 kmVanuatu Islands [Sea: Vanuatu]INGV


Seismic station: Honiara, Solomon Islands (HNR/IU network) | Distance from quake: 950 km / 590 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 (2)

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Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt :   
luganville / Strong shaking (MMI VI)


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Scosse di assestamento, piu recenti per prima (6 in tutto)

Data e oraMag.
14 dic 2019 04:57
3 anni fa - felt

10 km
Coral Sea, 53 km S da Sola, Torba, VanuatuPiù
11 nov 2019 11:42
3 anni fa

190 km
41 km S da Sola, Torba, VanuatuPiù
30 ott 2019 13:27
3 anni fa

174 km
Coral Sea, 58 km S da Sola, Torba, VanuatuPiù
20 ott 2019 15:30
3 anni fa

160 km
Coral Sea, 65 km NE da Port-Olry, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
15 ott 2019 10:45
3 anni fa

10 km
Coral Sea, 87 km NO da Port-Olry, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
26 set 2019 09:47
3 anni fa

164 km
42 km S da Sola, Torba, VanuatuPiù

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