Terremoto moderato mag. 5.1 - Coral Sea, 64 km a est da Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, martedí, 16 febbraio 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 5.1 - Coral Sea, 64 km a est da Luganville, Sanma Province, Vanuatu, martedí, 16 febbraio 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 5.1 at 100 km depth

16 Feb 08:51 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 44 minuti.
16 Feb 09:02: Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al S.
Data & ora: 16 Feb 2021 08:07:23 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 19:07 (GMT +11)
Magnitudine: 5.1
Profondità: 100.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 15.66°S / 167.74°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Vulcano più vicino: Aoba (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km NE da Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
64 km ESE da Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
99 km SE da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> Vedi sismi vicini
199 km S da Sola (pop: 1,170) --> Vedi sismi vicini
239 km NNO da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
462 km NNO da Isangel (pop: 1,440) --> Vedi sismi vicini
49 km O da Pentecost Island (pop: 16,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
72 km NNE da Malakula Island (pop: 22,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 29.2°C (85 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SW
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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5.1102 km62 Km NE of Norsup, VanuatuUSGS
4.995 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG

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