Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), lunedì, 05 febbraio 1996

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.0 - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia), lunedì, 05 febbraio 1996

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Data & ora: 5 Feb 1996 03:48:59 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 4.0
Profondità: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 21.435°S / 169.445°E (Nuova Caledonia)
Vulcano più vicino: Eastern Gemini Seamount (100 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
162 km E da Tadine (Maré, Province des îles Loyauté) (pop: 7,490)
211 km S da Isangel (Tafea Province, Vanuatu) (pop: 1,440)
233 km ESE da Wé (Lifou, Province des îles Loyauté) (pop: 10,400)
311 km ENE da Mont-Dore (Province Sud) (pop: 24,700)
319 km ENE da Dumbéa (Province Sud) (pop: 19,300)
323 km ENE da Noumea (South Province) (pop: 93,100)
375 km E da La Foa (South Province) (pop: 2,950)
428 km SSE da Port-Vila (Port Vila, Shefa Province, Vanuatu) (pop: 35,900)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.033 kmsoutheast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia)USGS
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Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Southeast of the Loyalty Islands (New Caledonia) on Monday, 5 February 1996 at 15:48 (GMT)
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