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Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.0 - 31 km a sud da Kokopo, Provincia della Nuova Britannia Est, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 30 lug. 1972 20:13

Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.0 - 31 km a sud da Kokopo, Provincia della Nuova Britannia Est, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 30 lug. 1972 20:13 Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.0 - 31 km a sud da Kokopo, Provincia della Nuova Britannia Est, Papua Nuova Guinea, domenica, 30 lug. 1972 20:13

Terremoto molto forte magnitudine 6.0 a 10 km di profondità

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora30 Jul 1972 20:13:57 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine6
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine4.617°S / 152.32°E (Provincia della Nuova Britannia Est, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Antipode4.617°N / 27.68°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento forte vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoRabaul (Tavurvur) (41 km / 25 mi)
Luoghi vicini31 km S da Kokopo (East New Britain) (pop: 26,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
50 km SSE da Rabaul (East New Britain) (pop: 8,070) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
263 km ENE da Kimbe (Talasea District, West New Britain) (pop: 18,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
283 km SE da Kavieng (New Ireland) (pop: 14,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
354 km ENE da Kandrian (West New Britain) (pop: 1,010) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
398 km ONO da Panguna (Bougainville) (pop: 2,920) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
402 km ONO da Arawa (Bougainville) (pop: 40,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
442 km ONO da Buin (Bougainville) (pop: 750) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
786 km NE da Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 GWh, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT o 0.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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6.010 kmNew Britain region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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