Sismo leggero mag. 4.8 - Coral Sea, Vanuatu, mercoledí, 26 maggio 2021 -

Questo terremoto era probabilmente un foreshock del M 5.3 terremoto: Coral Sea, 48 km a est da Hiw , Torba, Vanuatu, Thu, 27 May 2021 03:58 che ha seguito 9 ore dopo.
Sismo leggero mag. 4.8 - Coral Sea, Vanuatu, mercoledí, 26 maggio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.8 at 104 km depth

26 May 19:42 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 45 minuti.
Data & ora: 26 May 2021 18:56:52 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 27 May 5:56 am (GMT +11)
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 104.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 13.12°S / 166.44°E (Coral Sea, Vanuatu)
Vulcano più vicino: Suretamatai (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
147 km NO da Sola (pop: 1,170) --> Vedi sismi vicini
224 km NNO da Port-Olry (pop: 1,950) --> Vedi sismi vicini
275 km SSE da Lata (Santa Cruz Islands, Isole Salomone) (pop: 553) --> Vedi sismi vicini
278 km NNO da Luganville (pop: 13,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
343 km NNO da Norsup (pop: 3,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
551 km NNO da Port Vila (pop: 35,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
12 km O da Hiw Island (pop: 269) --> Vedi sismi vicini
292 km NO da Maewo Island (pop: 3,570) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.9°C (79 F), humidity: 65%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from SSE
Fonte dati primaria: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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4.8104 kmVanuatu IslandsGFZ
5.347 kmVanuatu IslandsBMKG

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Darwin, Northern Territory / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Bed was shaking and woke me up.  
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