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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Sunday, 28 February 2016

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Sunday, 28 February 2016
Feb 28 06:16: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 121.0 to 120.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 120.0 to 119.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 28 February 2016 06:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 119.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.43°S / 153.4°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Ambitle (45 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^11 J (197 MWh / 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 28 Feb 2016
Sun, 28 Feb 06:00 UTCM 4.9 / 100 kmNEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Sun, 28 Feb 06:00 UTCM 4.9 / 98.7 km- 65km E of Taron, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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