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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 13 July 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 13 July 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 13 July 2017
Date & time: Thursday, 13 July 2017 03:36 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.76°S / 153.14°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Ambitle (96 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 13 Jul 2017
Thu, 13 Jul 03:36 UTCM 6.4 / 47 km- 38km SSE of Taron, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Thu, 13 Jul 03:36 UTCM 6.6 / 80 km NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.EMSC

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