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Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.0 - 22 km a nord ovest da Nakaza , Isole Salomone, lunedì, 17 ago. 1959 21:04

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.0 - 22 km a nord ovest da Nakaza , Isole Salomone, lunedì, 17 ago. 1959 21:04 Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.0 - 22 km a nord ovest da Nakaza , Isole Salomone, lunedì, 17 ago. 1959 21:04

Terremoto maggiore magnitudine 7.0 a 25 km di profondità

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora17 Aug 1959 21:04:48 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine7
Prof.25.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine7.776°S / 156.328°E (Solomon Sea, Isole Salomone)
Antipode7.776°N / 23.672°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento molto forte vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoNonda (32 km / 20 mi)
Luoghi vicini67 km ONO da Gizo (New Georgia Group) (pop: 6,150) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
134 km SSE da Buin (Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 750) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
187 km SSE da Panguna (Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 2,920) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
191 km SSE da Arawa (Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 40,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
362 km O da Buala (pop: 2,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
429 km ONO da Malango (pop: 10,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
439 km ONO da Honiara (pop: 56,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata2 x 1015 joules (554 GWh, equivalent to 4.8 x 105 tons of TNT o 29.8 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
7.025 kmSolomon IslandsUSGS

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Scosse di assestamento, piu recenti per prima (4 in tutto)

Data e oraMag.
Prof.
UbicazioneDettagli
6 feb 1961 21:45
62 anni fa
6.5

45 km
65 km S da Arawa, Bougainville, Papua Nuova GuineaPiù
4 ott 1960 09:51
62 anni fa
5.9

35 km
Isole SalomonePiù
24 feb 1960 21:37
63 anni fa
6.2

50 km
Alu Island, Isole SalomonePiù
5 nov 1959 17:38
63 anni fa
5.9

15 km
Isole SalomonePiù

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