Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - 70 km a nord ovest da Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Isole Salomone, martedì, 13 dicembre 2016

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 7.7 terremoto: Solomon Sea, 70 km a ovest da Kirakira, Isole Salomone Thu, 8 Dec 2016 17:38 che si è verificato 4 giorni prima.
Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - 70 km a nord ovest da Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Isole Salomone, martedì, 13 dicembre 2016

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 54 km depth

13 Dec 03:55 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 9 minuti.
Dec 13 03:57: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.4 a 5.5.
Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 63.0 km.
Dec 13 08:20: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.5 a 5.0.
Profondità ricalcolata da 63.0 a 54.0 km.
Data & ora: 13 Dec 2016 03:46:19 UTC
Magnitudine: 5
Profondità: 54.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 10.16°S / 161.36°E (Isole Salomone)
Vulcano più vicino: Savo (182 km / 113 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km ONO da Kirakira (Nakumwe) (pop: 1,120) --> Vedi sismi vicini
171 km SSE da Auki (pop: 6,810) --> Vedi sismi vicini
177 km SE da Tulagi (Florida Islands) (pop: 1,750) --> Vedi sismi vicini
187 km ESE da Malango (pop: 10,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
297 km SE da Buala (pop: 2,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
149 km ESE da Guadalcanal Island (pop: 65,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
67 km ESE da Tavanipupu Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.054 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 5.167 km- 60km WNW of Kirakira, Solomon IslandsUSGS
M 5.2167 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake 70 km northwest of Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Solomon Islands, 13 December 2016 03:46 GMT

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 70 km northwest of Kirakira, Nakumwe, Makira-Ulawa Province, Solomon Islands, on Tuesday, 13 December 2016 at 03:46 (GMT)
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