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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 2 June 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 2 June 2017

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 2 June 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 188.0 to 193.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 193.0 to 195.0 km.
Jun 3 00:07: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 195.0 to 201.0 km.
Date & time: Fri, 2 Jun 23:48:18 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 201.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.75°S / 145.06°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Manam (71 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 2 Jun 2017
Fri, 2 Jun 23:48 UTCM 5.9 / 33 km NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.EMSC
Fri, 2 Jun 23:48 UTCM 6.1 / 200 kmNear N Coast of New Guinea, PNGGeoAu
Fri, 2 Jun 23:48 UTCM 5.9 / 190.9 km- 92km NW of Madang, Papua New GuineaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
gurgaon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 27 Jul 2017
Thu, 27 Jul 00:01 UTCM 4.7 / 112 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 22 Aug 2017
Tue, 22 Aug 11:05 UTCM 5.2 / 216 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 11 Oct 2017
Wed, 11 Oct 21:56 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 26 Oct 2017
Thu, 26 Oct 17:32 UTCM 4.6 / 109 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 7 Nov 2017
Tue, 7 Nov 21:26 UTCM 6.5 / 115 km - [info]New Guinea, Papua New Guinea[Map]GFZ
Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Mon, 13 Nov 08:25 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
Thu, 30 Nov 05:50 UTCM 5.4 / 126 km - [info]New Guinea, Papua New Guinea[Map]GFZ
Sun, 3 Dec 2017
Sun, 3 Dec 02:37 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ

 

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