Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 6.9 - Coral Sea, Isole Salomone, venerdí, 22 maggio 2015

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 6.9 - Coral Sea, Isole Salomone, venerdí, 22 maggio 2015

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 6.9 at 10 km depth

22 May 21:54 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 9 minuti.
May 22 23:10: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 6.8 a 6.9.
Profondità ricalcolata da 8.0 a 9.9 km.
Data & ora: 22 May 2015 21:45:19 UTC
Ora locale a epicentro: Saturday, May 23, 2015 08:45:19
Magnitudine: 6.9
Profondità: 9.9 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 11.0723°S / 163.6837°E (Coral Sea, Isole Salomone)
Vulcano più vicino: Tinakula (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
205 km ESE da Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120) --> Vedi sismi vicini
234 km O da Lata (Santa Cruz Islands) (pop: 553) --> Vedi sismi vicini
416 km SE da Auki (pop: 6,810) --> Vedi sismi vicini
445 km ESE da Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750) --> Vedi sismi vicini
460 km ESE da Malango (pop: 10,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
523 km NO da Sola (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,170) --> Vedi sismi vicini
554 km SE da Buala (pop: 2,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
574 km NO da Port-Olry (Vanuatu) (pop: 1,950) --> Vedi sismi vicini
422 km ESE da Guadalcanal Island (pop: 65,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
387 km NO da North Island (pop: 269) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1015 joules (392 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3.4 x 105 tons of TNT or 21.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
6.99.9 km204km ESE of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
6.810 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
6.910 kmSOLOMON ISLANDSEMSC
7.144 kmSolomon Islands RegionGeoAu

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Honiara (Solomon Islands, 436 km NW of epicenter) : It strong as it shocked am 436km awayFrom epic centre. (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (28 quakes):
  • 04 Sep 2015 22:43 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    46 km (28.6 mi) depth
    |
    82 km (51 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Aug 2015 07:47 UTC
    | M 6.4 |
    19 km (11.8 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Very strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, 15 August 2015 at 07:47 (GMT)
  • 31 Jul 2015 22:58 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    170 km (105 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 31 Jul 2015 14:59 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    64 km (40 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 23 Jul 2015 22:54 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    163 km (101 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 18 Jul 2015 15:41 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    144 km (90 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Jul 2015 09:22 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    132 km (82 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Jul 2015 02:27 UTC
    | M 6.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    166 km (103 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Major magnitude 6.9 earthquake - Coral Sea, Solomon Islands, on Saturday, 18 July 2015 at 02:27 (GMT)
  • 01 Jul 2015 19:35 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    138 km (86 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • 23 Jun 2015 16:39 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    27 km (16.8 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 Jun 2015 00:47 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    40 km (24.9 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 20 Jun 2015 01:05 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    36 km (22.4 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Jun 2015 10:48 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    57 km (35 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Jun 2015 21:54 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    63 km (39 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Jun 2015 09:51 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    78 km (48.5 mi) depth
    |
    83 km (51 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Jun 2015 06:19 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    38 km (23.6 mi) depth
    |
    57 km (35 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details
  • Show all

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