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Major mag. 7.8 earthquake - 68km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 19 April 2014

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake - 75km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 19 April 2014

Major mag. 7.5 earthquake  - 75km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 19 April 2014
Date & time: Saturday, 19 April 2014 13:27 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, April 19, 2014 23:27:59
Magnitude: 7.5
Depth: 30.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.7203°S / 154.9315°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Bagana (66 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^16 J (3117 GWh / 2.7*10^6 tons of TNT / 167.6 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 19 Apr 2014
Sat, 19 Apr 13:28 UTCM 7.4 / 29 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Sat, 19 Apr 13:28 UTCM 7.5 / 30 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Sat, 19 Apr 13:28 UTCM 7.8 / 60 kmBougainville Island Region, PNGGeoAu

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Lihir Island (403.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): enough of a shake to wake me.

 

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