Sismo leggero mag. 4.4 - Morobe Province, 35 km a nord est da Kainantu, Papua Nuova Guinea, mercoledí, 21 ottobre 2020 -

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un aftershock del M 6.3 terremoto: Morobe Province, 39 km a nord est da Kainantu, Papua Nuova Guinea, Thu, 8 Oct 2020 07:35che si è verificato 13 giorni prima.
Sismo leggero mag. 4.4 - Morobe Province, 35 km a nord est da Kainantu, Papua Nuova Guinea, mercoledí, 21 ottobre 2020

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.4 at 109 km depth

21 Oct 20:30 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 2 ore e 51 minuti.
Data & ora: 21 Oct 2020 17:38:57 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Thursday, 22 Oct 2020 03:38 (GMT +10)
Magnitudine: 4.4
Profondità: 109.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 6.17°S / 146.16°E (Morobe Province, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Vulcano più vicino: Yelia (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km ENE da Kainantu (Eastern Highlands) (pop: 8,510) --> Vedi sismi vicini
86 km E da Goroka (Eastern Highlands) (pop: 18,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
111 km ONO da Lae (Morobe) (pop: 76,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
113 km SSE da Madang (pop: 27,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
127 km NNO da Bulolo (Morobe) (pop: 16,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
133 km E da Kundiawa (Chimbu) (pop: 9,380) --> Vedi sismi vicini
144 km NNO da Wau (Morobe) (pop: 14,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
216 km E da Mt Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
277 km E da Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
384 km NNO da Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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4.4109 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.4109 km35 Km ENE of Kainantu, Papua New GuineaUSGS
5.0115 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaBMKG

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