Terremoto forte mag. 6.3 - Philippines Sea, 119 km a est da Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Giappone, martedì, 14 dicembre 1976

Terremoto forte mag. 6.3 - Philippines Sea, 119 km a est da Naze, Amami Shi, Kagoshima, Giappone, martedì, 14 dicembre 1976

Terremoto forte magnitudine 6.3 at 41 km depth

Data & ora: 14 Dec 1976 16:06:44 UTC
Magnitudine: 6.3
Profondità: 41.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 28.294°N / 130.698°E (Philippines Sea, Giappone)
Vulcano più vicino: Akuseki-jima (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
119 km E da Naze (pop: 41,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
273 km S da Nishinoomote (pop: 17,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
326 km NE da Nago (pop: 59,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
344 km S da Kanoya (pop: 82,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
360 km NE da Okinawa (pop: 125,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
364 km S da Kagoshima (pop: 555,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
368 km NE da Ginowan (pop: 91,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
377 km NE da Naha (pop: 300,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
384 km S da Miyakonojō (pop: 131,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
409 km S da Miyazaki (pop: 311,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.341 kmRyukyu Islands, JapanUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (18 quakes):
  • 01 Feb 1977 16:11 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    24 km (14.9 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 23 Jan 1977 21:01 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1977 06:23 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Dec 1976 07:28 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 22 Dec 1976 02:25 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    34 km (21.1 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 21 Dec 1976 03:58 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 18 Dec 1976 18:08 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Dec 1976 05:04 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Dec 1976 12:25 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    3 km (1.9 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Dec 1976 11:46 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 14 Dec 1976 19:35 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    39 km (24.2 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Dec 1976 17:07 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    40 km (24.9 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13908 km (8642 mi) distance
    | | Details

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