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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Friday, 1 December 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Friday, 1 December 2017

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Friday, 1 December 2017
Date & time: Friday, 1 December 2017 02:49 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.21°S / 147.59°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Umboi (76 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 1 Dec 2017
Fri, 1 Dec 02:50 UTCM 6.0 / 65.2 kmPapua New Guinea [Sea]INGV
Fri, 1 Dec 02:50 UTCM 6.0 / 52.7 km- 59km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Fri, 1 Dec 02:50 UTCM 6.2 / 65 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.GGeoAu
Fri, 1 Dec 02:50 UTCM 6.0 / 80 kmEASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.EMSC

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(shakemap: USGS)
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Lae (366.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)

 

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