Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 88 km a sud ovest da Tanwoa , North Solomons, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedì, 24 gennaio 2017

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 7.9 terremoto: 63 km a ovest da Arawa, Bougainville, Papua Nuova Guinea Sun, 22 Jan 2017 04:30 che si è verificato 3 giorni prima.
Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 88 km a sud ovest da Tanwoa , North Solomons, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedì, 24 gennaio 2017

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 58 km depth

24 Jan 20:46 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 8 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 70.0 a 69.0 km.
Profondità ricalcolata da 69.0 a 68.0 km.
Jan 24 20:51: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.0 a 5.1.
Profondità ricalcolata da 68.0 a 69.0 km.
Jan 24 22:18: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 5.1 a 4.9.
Profondità ricalcolata da 69.0 a 58.0 km.
Data & ora: 24 Jan 2017 20:38:02 UTC
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 58.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 6.09°S / 154.06°E (Solomon Sea, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Vulcano più vicino: Tore (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
167 km O da Arawa (pop: 40,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
278 km SE da Kokopo (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
297 km SE da Rabaul (pop: 8,070) --> Vedi sismi vicini
380 km NO da Gizo (New Georgia Group, Isole Salomone) (pop: 6,150) --> Vedi sismi vicini
533 km SE da Kavieng (pop: 14,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
849 km ENE da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
88 km SO da Tanwoa Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
212 km SO da Iesala Island --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.958 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
M 5.058 km BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
M 5.071 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu
M 5.235 km- 146km W of Panguna, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Mag. 4.9 earthquake - Solomon Sea, 88 km southwest of Tanwoa Island, North Solomons, Papua New Guinea, on Tuesday, 24 January 2017 at 20:38 (GMT)
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