Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - West Sepik Province, Papua Nuova Guinea, 182 km a sud-est da Jayapura, Indonesia, venerdí, 22 gennaio 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - West Sepik Province, Papua Nuova Guinea, 182 km a sud-est da Jayapura, Indonesia, venerdí, 22 gennaio 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.9 at 49 km depth

22 Jan 09:35 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 8 minuti.
22 Jan 15:15: Profondità ricalcolata da 10.0 a 49.0 km (da 6.2 a 30 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 4 km (2.5 mi) al ESE.
Data & ora: 22 Jan 2021 09:26:49 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Friday, 22 Jan 2021 19:26 (GMT +10)
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 49.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 3.93°S / 141.57°E (West Sepik Province, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km SO da Aitape (Sandaun) (pop: 5,550) --> Vedi sismi vicini
142 km SSE da Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
142 km SSE da Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
181 km SE da Abepura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 62,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
182 km SSE da Jayapura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 134,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
233 km O da Wewak (East Sepik) (pop: 18,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
266 km NO da Tari (pop: 8,190) --> Vedi sismi vicini
338 km NO da Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
365 km NO da Mt Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
872 km NO da Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.1°C (77 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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 kmNew Guinea, Papua New GuineaBMKG
4.756 km133 Km SW of Aitape, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.851 kmNew Guinea, Papua New GuineaGFZ

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