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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 19 July 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 19 July 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 19 July 2018
Jul 19 18:37: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.9.
Jul 19 18:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 54.0 km.
Date & time: Thu, 19 Jul 18:30:35 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.19°S / 148.72°E
Nearest volcano: Langila (81 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 19 Jul
Thu, 19 Jul 18:30 UTCM 5.8 / 60 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 19 Jul 18:30 UTCM 6.0 / 31.2 km- 95km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 19 Jul 18:30 UTCM 5.8 / 59.5 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 2 Aug
Thu, 2 Aug 06:22 UTCM 4.7 / 158.8 km - [info] (73 km)- 84km NW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 24 Aug
Fri, 24 Aug 16:29 UTCM 5.6 / 87.7 km - [info] (72 km)Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG
[Map]
GeoAu
(86.8 km S from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sun, 26 Aug
Sun, 26 Aug 09:26 UTCM 4.9 / 190.6 km - [info]Long Island (24 km)- 138km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 1 Sep
Sat, 1 Sep 01:00 UTCM 4.7 / 213.6 km - [info]Long Island (20 km)- 133km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 4 Sep
Tue, 4 Sep 04:46 UTCM 4.7 / 202.4 km - [info]Long Island (20 km)- 131km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 18 Sep
Tue, 18 Sep 02:03 UTCM 5.1 / 35.7 km - [info] (87 km)- 34km NW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 18 Sep 02:04 UTCM 5.0 / 82 km - [info] (120 km)Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 30 Sep
Sun, 30 Sep 21:58 UTCM 5.1 / 100 km - [info] (72 km)Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 6 Oct
Sat, 6 Oct 16:22 UTCM 5.1 / 120 km - [info]Garbuna (22 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Bs22 9ud / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I’ve just felt a tremor (6/10/18) at 22.28 for around 2/3 seconds in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England, UK. Don’t think it’s the same tremor though?! Too far away???
Sat, 6 Oct 23:00 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (81 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 10 Oct
Wed, 10 Oct 02:02 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 10 Oct 05:53 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (99 km)Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Lae PNG / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight rocking of my office chair. Two occurrences about 5 seconds each, 2-3 seconds apart. Same thing previously about 4 hours earlier.
lae city morobe png / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sun, 21 Oct
Sun, 21 Oct 19:03 UTCM 4.2 / 107.3 km - [info]- 103km NE of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 30 Oct
Tue, 30 Oct 20:01 UTCM 4.8 / 193.5 km - [info]- 90km NW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 6 Nov
Tue, 6 Nov 14:20 UTCM 4.7 / 61.2 km - [info]- 56km NW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 10 Nov
Sat, 10 Nov 13:21 UTCM 4.4 / 88.2 km - [info] (88 km)- 43km ESE of Lae, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 20 Nov
Tue, 20 Nov 10:21 UTCM 5.1 / 56.7 km - [info] (130 km)New Britain Region, PNG
[Map]
GeoAu
Sat, 24 Nov
Sat, 24 Nov 09:47 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (119 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 25 Nov
Sun, 25 Nov 09:42 UTCM 5.3 / 241.4 km - [info] (41 km)- 109km ESE of Madang, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 28 Nov
Wed, 28 Nov 09:17 UTCM 4.9 / 135 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 3 Dec
Mon, 3 Dec 20:09 UTCM 5.0 / 68 km - [info] (102 km)Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG
[Map]
GeoAu
(61.9 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up from shaking, Took a few Seconds, No damage (via app)
Sat, 8 Dec
Sat, 8 Dec 13:59 UTCM 4.7 / 47.9 km - [info] (131 km)- 83km WSW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 15 Dec
Sat, 15 Dec 04:33 UTCM 4.7 / 140 km - [info] (53 km) EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC

 

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