Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - West Sepik Province, 281 km a ovest da Wewak, Papua Nuova Guinea, venerdí, 01 gennaio 1971

Terremoto forte mag. 6.0 - West Sepik Province, 281 km a ovest da Wewak, Papua Nuova Guinea, venerdí, 01 gennaio 1971

Terremoto forte magnitudine 6.0 at 35 km depth

Data & ora: 1 Jan 1971 07:58:03 UTC
Magnitudine: 6
Profondità: 35.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 4.19°S / 141.183°E (West Sepik Province, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Nearby towns and cities:
168 km S da Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
175 km SO da Aitape (Sandaun) (pop: 5,550) --> Vedi sismi vicini
187 km SSE da Abepura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 62,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
191 km SSE da Jayapura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 134,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
215 km N da Kiunga (North Fly, Western Province) (pop: 11,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
272 km NO da Tari (pop: 8,190) --> Vedi sismi vicini
281 km OSO da Wewak (East Sepik) (pop: 18,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
350 km NO da Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
385 km ONO da Mt Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
883 km NO da Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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