Sismo leggero mag. 4.4 - Bismarck Sea, 1 km a sud-est da Madang, Papua Nuova Guinea, lunedí, 23 marzo 2020 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.4 - Bismarck Sea, 1 km a sud-est da Madang, Papua Nuova Guinea, lunedí, 23 marzo 2020

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.4 at 68 km depth

23 Mar 12:30 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 35 minuti.
Data & ora: 23 Mar 2020 11:55:26 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 2020-03-23 21:55:26 +10:00
Magnitudine: 4.4
Profondità: 67.9 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 5.6853°S / 146.5578°E (Bismarck Sea, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Vulcano più vicino: Long Island (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km ESE da Madang (pop: 27,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
102 km NE da Kainantu (pop: 8,510) --> Vedi sismi vicini
125 km NNO da Lae (pop: 76,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
137 km ENE da Goroka (pop: 18,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
169 km N da Bulolo (pop: 16,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
180 km ENE da Kundiawa (pop: 9,380) --> Vedi sismi vicini
258 km E da Mt Hagen (Dei District) (pop: 33,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
325 km E da Mendi (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
389 km NNO da Popondetta (Sohe) (pop: 28,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
427 km N da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

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.
4.468 km98km ESE of Madang, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.470 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
4.763 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)BMKG

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Leave a comment if you find a particular report interesting or want to add to it.
Flag as inappropriate.
Mark as helpful or interesting.
Send your own user report!
Ukarumpa / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Helisoro (137.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Notice, but very mild. (reported through our app)  
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Additional seismic data sources
  • Improved content in English
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery e da altre fonti come indicato.
Uso di materiale: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.