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M6.2 earthquake on Sunday, 19 August 2012 at 22:41 (104km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea)

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 104km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea on Sunday, 19 August 2012

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - 104km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea on Sunday, 19 August 2012
Date & time: Sunday, 19 August 2012 22:41 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 08:41 (Pacific/Port_Moresby)
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 77.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.8488°S / 144.583°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Manam (99 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 19 Aug 2012
Sun, 19 Aug 22:41 UTCM 6.2 / 85 kmNear N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG.GFZ
Sun, 19 Aug 22:41 UTCM 6.2 / 80 km NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.EMSC
Sun, 19 Aug 22:41 UTCM 6.2 / 77 kmNear North Coast of New Guinea, PNGGeoAu
Sun, 19 Aug 22:41 UTCM 6.1 / 91 kmNear N Coast of New Guinea, PNGGeoAu


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