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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Oct 10 21:22: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Oct 10 21:29: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 6.0.
Date & time: Wed, 10 Oct 21:13:12 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.85°S / 151.12°E
Nearest volcano: Walo (48 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Oct
Wed, 10 Oct 21:13 UTCM 5.9 / 40 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 10 Oct 21:13 UTCM 5.5 / 69.2 kmNew Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 10 Oct 21:13 UTCM 5.9 / 37.4 km- 117km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Lae PNG / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were at University of Technology Lae, at 4 PM our desk was shaking and we could fele the tremors.
Kokopo / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Surfers Paradise / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 11 Oct
Thu, 11 Oct 03:15 UTCM 4.7 / 64.2 km - [info] (66 km)- 150km E of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 11 Oct 11:10 UTCM 4.8 / 44 km - [info] (77 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 12 Oct
Fri, 12 Oct 02:52 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] (82 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 12 Oct 12:06 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (48 km)- 115km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 15 Oct
Mon, 15 Oct 19:36 UTCM 5.2 / 73 km - [info] (81 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 15 Oct 19:40 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (79 km)- 139km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
lala land (11.5 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fri, 19 Oct
Fri, 19 Oct 18:52 UTCM 4.5 / 58.4 km - [info] (119 km)- 194km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 22 Oct
Mon, 22 Oct 00:53 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC

 

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