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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Saturday, 15 October 2016

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Saturday, 15 October 2016

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Saturday, 15 October 2016
Oct 15 08:09: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.8.
Oct 15 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 457.0 to 456.0 km.
Oct 15 08:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 456.0 to 458.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 458.0 to 459.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 459.0 to 457.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 457.0 to 459.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 459.0 to 458.0 km.
Oct 15 08:17: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 458.0 to 459.0 km.
Oct 15 08:48: Magnitude recalculated from 5.7 to 5.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 459.0 to 457.0 km.
Oct 15 08:54: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 457.0 to 453.0 km.
Date & time: Sat, 15 Oct 08:03:38 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 453.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.28°S / 150.34°E
Nearest volcano: unnamed (72 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 15 Oct
Sat, 15 Oct 08:03 UTCM 6.3 / 462 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 15 Oct 08:03 UTCM 6.4 / 446.6 km- 145km NNE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 15 Oct 08:03 UTCM 6.2 / 456 kmNew Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
We felt it here at Purari, Gulf Province. (696.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was just a small tremor and lasted for roughly 7 minutes.
Newport (9998.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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 01:52 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (98 km)New Britain 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
Thu, 2 Mar
Thu, 2 Mar 12:44 UTCM 4.7 / 146 km - [info]Lolobau (12 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 18 Mar
Sat, 18 Mar 10:47 UTCM 4.6 / 58.1 km - [info] (64 km)- 110km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 18 Mar 23:46 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (100 km)- 100km WNW of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
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
Tue, 13 Jun
Tue, 13 Jun 00:19 UTCM 4.9 / 144 km - [info] (49 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Jul
Mon, 10 Jul 03:23 UTCM 4.6 / 97.6 km - [info]Ulawun (5 km) - New Britain, Papua New Guinea- 133km SW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 29 Jul
Sat, 29 Jul 18:46 UTCM 4.7 / 136 km - [info] (43 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 17 Sep
Sun, 17 Sep 23:12 UTCM 4.8 / 586 km - [info]Garove (9 km)Bismarck Sea[Map]GFZ
Thu, 28 Sep
Thu, 28 Sep 03:56 UTCM 4.9 / 64 km - [info] (58 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

 

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