Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - Sulawesi, Indonesia, giovedì, 15 agosto 2002

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - Sulawesi, Indonesia, giovedì, 15 agosto 2002

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

Data & ora: 15 Aug 2002 05:30:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.2
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 1.196°S / 121.333°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Una Una (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km ENE da Poso (Mandeville Proper, Central Sulawesi) (pop: 47,100)
164 km W da Luwuk (Kabupaten Banggai, Central Sulawesi) (pop: 47,800)
166 km E da Palu (Provincia de Valparaiso, Central Sulawesi) (pop: 282,400)
236 km NNE da Palopo (South Sulawesi) (pop: 129,300)
254 km NE da Rantepao (Villupuram, South Sulawesi) (pop: 40,400)
272 km SW da Gorontalo (Meizhou Shi) (pop: 144,200)
488 km NNE da Makassar (South Sulawesi) (pop: 1,321,700)
1702 km ENE da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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M 6.210 kmSulawesi, IndonesiaUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake Sulawesi, Indonesia, 15 August 05:30 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 15 Aug 2002 06:03 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Sulawesi, Indonesia, on Thursday, 15 August 2002 at 05:30 (GMT)
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