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Major mag. 6.8 earthquake - 67km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 16 October 2013

The original estimation of magnitude 7.1 was recalculated to 6.8.

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - 64km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - 64km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 16 October 2013
Date & time: Wed, 16 Oct 10:31:00 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 20:31:00
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 54.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.4873°S / 154.928°E
Nearest volcano: Bagana (59 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 16 Oct
Wed, 16 Oct 10:31 UTCM 6.8 / 48 kmSolomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Wed, 16 Oct 10:31 UTCM 6.8 / 50 km BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 16 Oct 10:31 UTCM 7.2 / 45 kmBougainville, PNG[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Buka Island / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Medium quake
Buka island / MMI IV (Light shaking)
panguna (41.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 16 Oct 12:46 UTCM 5.3 / 66.6 km - [info] (39 km)58km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 Oct 20:49 UTCM 4.9 / 100 km - [info] (90 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Oct
Thu, 17 Oct 06:31 UTCM 4.8 / 35 km - [info] (73 km)Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct
Fri, 18 Oct 05:05 UTCM 4.9 / 38.4 km - [info] (61 km)69km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 10:17 UTCM 4.5 / 54.2 km - [info] (47 km)53km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 11:18 UTCM 4.5 / 44 km - [info] (70 km)76km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 11:39 UTCM 4.4 / 178 km - [info] (133 km)4.4 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 19 Oct
Sat, 19 Oct 22:49 UTCM 5.2 / 48.7 km - [info] (65 km)Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 20 Oct
Sun, 20 Oct 18:48 UTCM 5.1 / 71.6 km - [info] (43 km)55km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 21 Oct
Mon, 21 Oct 23:50 UTCM 4.7 / 80.5 km - [info] (66 km)71km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 22 Oct
Tue, 22 Oct 21:15 UTCM 5.4 / 50 km - [info] (37 km)56km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 22 Oct 21:15 UTCM 5.5 / 57 km - [info] (35 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 23 Oct
Wed, 23 Oct 02:46 UTCM 4.6 / 42 km - [info] (80 km)4.6 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 28 Oct
Mon, 28 Oct 20:01 UTCM 5.3 / 57.6 km - [info] (36 km)61km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 7 Nov
Thu, 7 Nov 20:13 UTCM 5.3 / 61.6 km - [info] (67 km)80km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Nov
Fri, 8 Nov 03:25 UTCM 4.7 / 26 km - [info] (163 km)160km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Nov
Mon, 11 Nov 12:38 UTCM 4.8 / 45 km - [info] (77 km)4.8 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Nov 20:25 UTCM 4.7 / 88.3 km - [info] (87 km)92km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Nov 21:05 UTCM 4.6 / 78.4 km - [info] (392 km)78km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Nov
Tue, 12 Nov 20:00 UTCM 5.1 / 64.7 km - [info] (75 km)61km SW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Fri, 15 Nov
Fri, 15 Nov 08:08 UTCM 4.9 / 56.8 km - [info] (67 km)75km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 15 Nov 09:04 UTCM 4.5 / 31.3 km - [info] (64 km)69km WSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Mon, 18 Nov
Mon, 18 Nov 15:36 UTCM 4.9 / 80.7 km - [info] (61 km)95km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 21 Nov
Thu, 21 Nov 09:14 UTCM 4.4 / 35.5 km - [info] (46 km)48km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 21 Nov 21:50 UTCM 4.7 / 111.7 km - [info] (78 km)95km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 23 Dec
Mon, 23 Dec 12:31 UTCM 4.8 / 79.4 km - [info] (45 km)68km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 26 Dec
Thu, 26 Dec 23:27 UTCM 4.8 / 45 km - [info] (103 km)175km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 27 Dec
Fri, 27 Dec 05:33 UTCM 4.7 / 36.7 km - [info] (37 km)88km SSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sun, 29 Dec
Sun, 29 Dec 12:49 UTCM 5.6 / 23.8 km - [info] (116 km)164km SE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

 

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