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Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - 175km SE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - 175km SE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 11 March 2014

Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake  - 175km SE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 11 March 2014
Date & time: Tuesday, 11 March 2014 22:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 08:03:11
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.0918°S / 148.4424°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: unnamed submarine (74 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4.5*10^13 J (12.4 GWh / 10676 tons of TNT / 0.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 11 Mar 2014
Tue, 11 Mar 22:03 UTCM 6.1 / 10 kmBismarck SeaGFZ
Tue, 11 Mar 22:03 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km BISMARCK SEAEMSC
Tue, 11 Mar 22:03 UTCM 6.1 / 65 kmBismarck SeaGeoAu

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