Terremoto moderato mag. 5.0 - Coral Sea, 9.2 km a sud ovest da Paama , Malampa Province, Vanuatu, domenica, 16 dicembre 2018

Terremoto moderato mag. 5.0 - Coral Sea, 9.2 km a sud ovest da Paama , Malampa Province, Vanuatu, domenica, 16 dicembre 2018

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 5.0 at 59 km depth

16 Dec 16:58 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 42 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 58.9 a 58.5 km.
Data & ora: 16 Dec 2018 16:15:45 UTC
Ora locale a epicentro: 2018-12-17 03:15:45 +11:00
Magnitudine: 5
Profondità: 58.5 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16.5137°S / 168.1728°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Vulcano più vicino: Lopevi (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
93 km ESE da Lakatoro (pop: 705) --> Vedi sismi vicini
137 km N da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
155 km SE da Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
202 km SE da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> Vedi sismi vicini
301 km SSE da Sola (pop: 1,170) --> Vedi sismi vicini
357 km NNO da Isangel (pop: 1,440) --> Vedi sismi vicini
9 km SO da Paama Island (pop: 1,630) --> Vedi sismi vicini
76 km ESE da Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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 5.059 km- 91km ESE of Lakatoro, VanuatuUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

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Tavuale Paama / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 17 Dec 2018 08:04 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Dec 2018 07:16 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 Dec 2018 06:52 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Dec 2018 18:28 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Dec 2018 17:59 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    7 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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