Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.0 - Romania, mercoledì, 30 maggio 1990

Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.0 - Romania, mercoledì, 30 maggio 1990

Major magnitude 7.0 earthquake at 89 km depth

Data & ora: 30 May 1990 10:40:06 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 7.0
Profondità: 89.3 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 45.841°N / 26.668°E (Romania)
Vulcano più vicino: Ciomadul (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km WSW da Panciu (Județul Vrancea) (pop: 8,810)
38 km E da Covasna (Județul Covasna) (pop: 11,000)
43 km WNW da Focşani (Vrancea) (pop: 77,300)
45 km ESE da Târgu Secuiesc (pop: 20,100)
48 km SW da Adjud (pop: 17,300)
59 km W da Tecuci (Galaţi) (pop: 41,200)
163 km NNE da Bucarest (Bucureşti) (pop: 1,877,200)
498 km ENE da Belgrado (Central Serbia, Serbia) (pop: 1,273,700)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1015 joules (554 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT or 29.8 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 7.089 kmRomaniaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 7.0 quake Romania 30 May 10:40 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (27 quakes):
  • 25 May 1991 12:11 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    93.7 km (58.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 20 May 1991 15:08 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    145.9 km (90.7 mi) depth
    |
    55 km (34 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 May 1991 23:27 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    107.9 km (67 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Apr 1991 18:00 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    159 km (98.8 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Apr 1991 12:17 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    171 km (106.3 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    5728 km (3559 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 28 Apr 1991 21:24 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    165.9 km (103.1 mi) depth
    |
    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    5728 km (3559 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 01 Apr 1991 10:10 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    174.4 km (108.4 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Feb 1991 06:49 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    105.6 km (65.6 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 31 Jan 1991 13:29 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    132.5 km (82.3 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Jan 1991 03:23 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    141.3 km (87.8 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Nov 1990 10:51 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    33 km (20.5 mi) depth
    |
    65 km (40 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Oct 1990 13:17 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    39.9 km (24.8 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 Oct 1990 19:09 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    142.2 km (88.4 mi) depth
    |
    51 km (32 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 Oct 1990 03:54 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    161.4 km (100.3 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Major magnitude. 7.0 earthquake - Romania on Wednesday, 30 May 1990 at 10:40 (GMT)
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