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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 21 June 2016
Jun 21 17:20: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 361.0 to 364.0 km.
Jun 21 17:21: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 364.0 to 361.0 km.
Jun 21 17:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 361.0 to 357.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 357.0 to 360.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 360.0 to 356.0 km.
Jun 21 18:46: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 6.2.
Date & time: Tue, 21 Jun 17:12:09 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 356.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.51°S / 151.94°E
Nearest volcano: Tavui (75 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 21 Jun
Tue, 21 Jun 17:12 UTCM 6.1 / 368 km NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 21 Jun 17:12 UTCM 6.2 / 369.5 kmPapua New Guinea [Sea][Map]INGV
Tue, 21 Jun 17:12 UTCM 6.3 / 365.3 km- 68km WNW of Namatanai, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Jun 17:12 UTCM 6.2 / 367 kmNew Ireland Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 31 Aug
Wed, 31 Aug 03:11 UTCM 6.7 / 501 km - [info] (50 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Kokopo (87.7 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Building I was in was 'swaying'. Suspended light fixtures were swinging back and forth. Slight aftershocks still felt.
Sat, 15 Oct
Sat, 15 Oct 08:03 UTCM 6.3 / 453 km - [info] (72 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
We felt it here at Purari, Gulf Province. (696.7 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was just a small tremor and lasted for roughly 7 minutes.
Newport (9998.6 km W from epicenter) / not felt
Sat, 17 Dec
Sat, 17 Dec 11:22 UTCM 5.7 / 83 km - [info] (32 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 20 Dec
Tue, 20 Dec 15:21 UTCM 4.9 / 113 km - [info] (46 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Tue, 27 Dec
Tue, 27 Dec 15:25 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (56 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 21 Jan
Sat, 21 Jan 20:03 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (62 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 11 Feb
Sat, 11 Feb 22:53 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (125 km)- 121km SSE of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 11 Feb 22:53 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (129 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 12 Feb
Sun, 12 Feb 09:16 UTCM 4.9 / 11.6 km - [info] (66 km)- 19km NNE of Taron, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 15 Feb
Wed, 15 Feb 19:26 UTCM 4.6 / 81.9 km - [info] (85 km)- 9km W of Taron, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 18 Mar
Sat, 18 Mar 23:46 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (100 km)- 100km WNW of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 15 May
Mon, 15 May 13:22 UTCM 6.2 / 21 km - [info] (48 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 1 Jun
Thu, 1 Jun 08:16 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (116 km)- 110km WNW of Namatanai, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 5 Jun
Mon, 5 Jun 23:02 UTCM 4.8 / 390 km - [info] (55 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ

 

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