Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - Northern Province, 177 km a est da Port Moresby, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedí, 09 marzo 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.8 - Northern Province, 177 km a est da Port Moresby, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedí, 09 marzo 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.8 at 10 km depth

9 Mar 19:00 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 12 minuti.
Data & ora: 9 Mar 2021 18:48:19 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Wednesday, 10 Mar 2021 04:48 (GMT +10)
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 9.93°S / 148.7°E (Northern Province, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Vulcano più vicino: Waiowa (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
139 km SSE da Popondetta (Sohe) (pop: 28,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
158 km SE da Kokoda (Sohe) (pop: 6,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
177 km ESE da Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
197 km ONO da Alotau (Milne Bay) (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
228 km ONO da Samarai (Milne Bay) (pop: 1,640) --> Vedi sismi vicini
362 km SE da Wau (Morobe) (pop: 14,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
379 km SE da Bulolo (Morobe) (pop: 16,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
389 km SE da Kerema (Gulf) (pop: 5,650) --> Vedi sismi vicini
403 km SSE da Lae (Morobe) (pop: 76,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.4°C (61 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.810 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaBMKG
4.810 kmEASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaEMSC
4.42.7 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaGeoAu
5.010 km126 Km SSE of Popondetta, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.825 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., Papua New GuineaGFZ

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