Terremoto moderato mag. 5.0 - Solomon Sea, 31 km a sud da Ipoteto , Milne Bay Province, Papua Nuova Guinea, venerdì, 13 set. 1991 12:56

Terremoto moderato mag. 5.0 - Solomon Sea, 31 km a sud da Ipoteto , Milne Bay Province, Papua Nuova Guinea, venerdì, 13 set. 1991 12:56

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 5.0 at 28 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 30 secondi.
Data & ora: 13 Sep 1991 12:56:57 UTC
Magnitudine: 5
Prof.: 27.9 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 9.884°S / 149.917°E (Solomon Sea, Papua Nuova Guinea)
Antipode: 9.884°N / 30.083°W
Vulcano più vicino: Goodenough (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km NO da Alotau (pop: 10,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
115 km NO da Samarai (pop: 1,640) --> Vedi sismi vicini
223 km SE da Popondetta (Sohe) (pop: 28,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
264 km ESE da Kokoda (Sohe) (pop: 6,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
307 km E da Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
452 km SE da Wau (pop: 14,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
468 km SE da Bulolo (pop: 16,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
476 km SE da Lae (pop: 76,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 MWh, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
Mostra la mappa interattiva
[diminuire] [ingrandire]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
If you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable to earthquake science, seismic hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
5.028 kmeastern New Guinea region, Papua New GuineaUSGS

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it be the first to report it!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Aftershocks

More info

Recorded aftershocks, latest first (0 sismi)


So far, no aftershocks have been registered.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version
Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery ed altre fonti come indicate.
Uso di materiale: La maggior parte dei testi e delle immagini, in particolare le foto, presenti su questo sito web sono protetti da copyright. L'ulteriore riproduzione e l'utilizzo senza autorizzazione non sono consentiti. Se non sei sicuro o hai bisogno di diritti di licenza per materiale, ad esempio foto per pubblicazioni o altro uso commerciale, contattaci.