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Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.8 - 72 km a sud-est da Wallis , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 29 set 1946 03:02 (GMT +0)

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.8 - 72 km a sud-est da Wallis , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 29 set 1946 03:02 (GMT +0) Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.8 - 72 km a sud-est da Wallis , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 29 set 1946 03:02 (GMT +0)

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.8 a 50 km di profondità

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora29 Sep 1946 03:02:06 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentrodomenica, 29 set 1946 03:02 (GMT +0)
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine7.8
Prof.50.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine5.158°S / 153.379°E (Solomon Sea, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Antipode5.158°N / 26.621°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento molto forte vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoAmbitle (124 km / 77 mi)
Luoghi vicini153 km SE da Kokopo (pop: 26,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
172 km SE da Rabaul (pop: 8,070) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
266 km ONO da Panguna (pop: 2,920) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
270 km ONO da Arawa (pop: 40,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
311 km NO da Buin (pop: 750) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
362 km E da Kimbe (Talasea District) (pop: 18,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
406 km SE da Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
504 km NO da Gizo (New Georgia Group, Isole Salomone) (pop: 6,150) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
838 km NE da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata3.2 x 1016 joules (8784 GWh, equivalent to 7.6 x 106 tons of TNT o 472.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
7.850 kmNew Ireland region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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