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Terremoto moderato mag. 5.3 - 36 km a est da Latangai , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedì, 16 gen. 1973 18:09

Terremoto moderato mag. 5.3 - 36 km a est da Latangai , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedì, 16 gen. 1973 18:09 Terremoto moderato mag. 5.3 - 36 km a est da Latangai , Provincia della Nuova Irlanda, Papua Nuova Guinea, martedì, 16 gen. 1973 18:09

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 5.3 a 50 km di profondità

Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora16 Jan 1973 18:09:03 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentro
Prof.50.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine4.38°S / 153.219°E (South Pacific Ocean, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Antipode4.38°N / 26.781°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento leggero vicino all'epicentro
Sentito0 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoAmbitle (58 km / 36 mi)
Luoghi vicini105 km E da Kokopo (pop: 26,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
119 km E da Rabaul (pop: 8,070) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
331 km NO da Panguna (pop: 2,920) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
331 km NO da Arawa (pop: 40,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
336 km SE da Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
365 km ENE da Kimbe (Talasea District) (pop: 18,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
380 km NO da Buin (pop: 750) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
878 km NE da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 GWh, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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5.350 kmNew Ireland region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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