Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 53 km a sud ovest da Torokina Islet , Papua Nuova Guinea, martedí, 29 dicembre 2020 -

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un foreshock del M 5.3 terremoto: Solomon Sea, 49 km a sud ovest da Torokina Islet , Papua Nuova Guinea, Tue, 29 Dec 2020 06:23 che ha seguito 4 minuti dopo.
Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - Solomon Sea, 53 km a sud ovest da Torokina Islet , Papua Nuova Guinea, martedí, 29 dicembre 2020

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.9 at 49 km depth

29 Dec 07:02 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 43 minuti.
Data & ora: 29 Dec 2020 06:19:09 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 17:19 (GMT +11)
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 49.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 6.52°S / 154.64°E (Solomon Sea, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Vulcano più vicino: Bagana (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km OSO da Panguna (pop: 2,920) --> Vedi sismi vicini
107 km OSO da Arawa (pop: 40,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
119 km ONO da Buin (pop: 750) --> Vedi sismi vicini
300 km NO da Gizo (New Georgia Group, Isole Salomone) (pop: 6,150) --> Vedi sismi vicini
357 km SE da Kokopo (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
377 km SE da Rabaul (pop: 8,070) --> Vedi sismi vicini
888 km ENE da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.6°C (85 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SE
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.949 km- 100 km WSW of Panguna, Papua New GuineaGFZ
4.980 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.988 km100 Km WSW of Panguna, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.987 kmSolomon Islands, Papua New GuineaBMKG

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Šabac, Serbia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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