Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.7 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, venerdì, 27 marzo 1970

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.7 - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, venerdì, 27 marzo 1970

Strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 25 km depth

Data & ora: 27 Mar 1970 06:36:50 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.7
Profondità: 25.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0.288°N / 119.364°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
145 km NNW da Palu (pop: 282,400)
210 km E da Bontang (pop: 101,700)
243 km NW da Poso (pop: 47,100)
262 km ENE da Samarinda (pop: 355,200)
270 km ENE da Loa Janan (pop: 212,800)
323 km ENE da City of Balikpapan (pop: 700,000)
605 km N da Makassar (pop: 1,321,700)
1567 km ENE da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.725 kmMinahasa, Sulawesi, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.7 quake Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 27 March 18:36 UTC

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Friday, 27 March 1970 at 18:36 (GMT)
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