Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.3 - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, giovedì, 24 novembre 1983

Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.3 - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, giovedì, 24 novembre 1983

Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake at 179 km depth

Data & ora: 24 Nov 1983 05:30:34 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 7.3
Profondità: 178.5 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 7.481°S / 128.168°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Wurlali (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km NE da Lospalos (Timor Est) (pop: 17,200)
219 km ENE da Baucau (Timor Est) (pop: 16,000)
403 km ENE da Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
421 km S da Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
461 km ENE da Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500)
468 km S da Amahai (pop: 47,700)
584 km ENE da Kupang (pop: 282,400)
2359 km E da Giacarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 5.6 x 1015 joules (1562 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 106 tons of TNT or 84 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 7.3179 kmKepulauan Barat Daya, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.3 quake Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, 24 November 05:30 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (149 quakes):
  • 18 Nov 1985 18:16 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    119.3 km (74.1 mi) depth
    |
    67 km (42 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Nov 1985 05:00 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    145 km (90 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Nov 1985 17:23 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    148.2 km (92.1 mi) depth
    |
    76 km (47 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 Nov 1985 20:46 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    160.2 km (99.5 mi) depth
    |
    126 km (79 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Nov 1985 21:13 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    124.1 km (77.1 mi) depth
    |
    117 km (73 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 31 Oct 1985 19:34 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    116.3 km (72.3 mi) depth
    |
    154 km (96 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Oct 1985 15:21 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    220.6 km (137.1 mi) depth
    |
    143 km (89 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Oct 1985 21:51 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    419.2 km (260.5 mi) depth
    |
    180 km (112 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 Oct 1985 21:51 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    143.3 km (89 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (25 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Sep 1985 07:28 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    85.5 km (53.1 mi) depth
    |
    150 km (93 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 16 Sep 1985 06:42 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    106.4 km (66.1 mi) depth
    |
    98 km (61 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Sep 1985 03:53 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    142.8 km (88.7 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Aug 1985 03:59 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    153.4 km (95.3 mi) depth
    |
    173 km (107 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Aug 1985 15:33 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    167.1 km (103.8 mi) depth
    |
    158 km (98 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 25 Aug 1985 06:10 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    297.2 km (184.7 mi) depth
    |
    50 km (31 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 09 Aug 1985 09:32 UTC
    | M 5.4 |
    180.8 km (112.3 mi) depth
    |
    149 km (92 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Major magnitude. 7.3 earthquake - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Thursday, 24 November 1983 at 05:30 (GMT)
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