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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Vanuatu Islands on Wednesday, 5 August 2020 - information

Terremoto forte mag. 6.4 - Coral Sea, 64 km a est da Lakatoro, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, mercoledì, 05 ago. 2020 12:05

Terremoto forte mag. 6.4 - Coral Sea, 64 km a est da Lakatoro, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, mercoledì, 05 ago. 2020 12:05 Terremoto forte mag. 6.4 - Coral Sea, 64 km a est da Lakatoro, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, mercoledì, 05 ago. 2020 12:05

Terremoto forte magnitudine 6.4 a 187 km di profondità

5 Aug 12:13 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 7 minuti.
Aug 5 12:15: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.3 a 6.4.
Profondità ricalcolata da 189.0 a 187.0 km.
Aug 5 12:21: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.4 a 6.5.
Aug 5 12:28: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.5 a 6.4.

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora5 Aug 2020 12:05:37 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine6.4
Prof.187.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine16.14°S / 168.01°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Antipodo16.14°N / 11.99°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento moderato
Sentito4 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Vulcano più vicinoAmbrym (17 km / 11 mi)
Luoghi vicini64 km E da Lakatoro (pop: 705) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
114 km SE da Santo (Luganville) (pop: 13,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
158 km SE da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
180 km N da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
257 km SSE da Sola (pop: 1,170) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
402 km NNO da Isangel (pop: 1,440) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
17 km NO da Ambrym Island (pop: 7,280) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
404 km NNO da Tanna Island (pop: 28,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata2.5 x 1014 joules (69.8 GWh, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT o 3.8 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
6.4187 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
6.5181 kmVanuatuEMSC
6.5180 kmVanuatu IslandsGeoAu
6.1179 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG
6.4183 kmVanuatu Islands [Sea: Vanuatu]INGV
6.4175 kmVanuatuUSGS

Seismograms

Seismic station: Monasavu, Fiji (MSVF/II network) | Distance from quake: 1083 km / 673 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Monasavu, Fiji: 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 (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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near Norsup, Malampa (48.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
near Norsup, Malampa (48.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Luganville, Sanma (112.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Tokyo / Weak shaking (MMI III)

Aftershocks

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Scosse di assestamento, piu recenti per prima (12 in tutto)

Data e oraMag.
Prof.
UbicazioneDettagli
17 gen 2021 03:38
1 anno 36 settimane fa
5.0

10 km
Coral Sea, 103 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
11 gen 2021 21:30
1 anno 37 settimane fa
4.7

151 km
Coral Sea, 84 km NE da Norsup, Malampa Province, VanuatuPiù
10 gen 2021 06:48
1 anno 37 settimane fa
6.1

166 km
Coral Sea, 44 km E da Norsup, Malampa Province, VanuatuPiù
9 gen 2021 01:39
1 anno 37 settimane fa
5.3

183 km
Coral Sea, 54 km SE da Norsup, Malampa Province, VanuatuPiù
15 dic 2020 22:43
1 anno 41 settimane fa
4.2

126 km
79 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
30 nov 2020 13:40
1 anno 43 settimane fa
4.7

44 km
Coral Sea, 69 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
10 nov 2020 14:10
1 anno 46 settimane fa
4.5

142 km
Coral Sea, 92 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
29 ott 2020 08:00
1 anno 47 settimane fa
4.5

118 km
Coral Sea, 50 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
10 ott 2020 17:19
1 anno 50 settimane fa
4.8

178 km
Coral Sea, 95 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
5 ott 2020 13:03
1 anno 51 settimane fa
5.1

120 km
Coral Sea, 77 km E da Santo, Luganville, Sanma Province, VanuatuPiù
28 set 2020 19:41
1 anno 52 settimane fa
4.8

60 km
Coral Sea, 107 km N da Port Vila, Shefa Province, VanuatuPiù
13 set 2020 19:06
2 anni fa
4.7

10 km
Coral Sea, 100 km NO da Port Vila, Shefa Province, VanuatuPiù

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