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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G. on Sunday, 18 December 2016

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G. on Sunday, 18 December 2016
Date & time: Sun, 18 Dec 13:06:01 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.55°S / 153.57°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Tore (154 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 18 Dec
Sun, 18 Dec 13:06 UTCM 4.7 / 37.6 km- 133km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 18 Dec 14:41 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (150 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sun, 18 Dec 17:20 UTCM 4.4 / 100 km - [info] (86 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 19:49 UTCM 4.9 / 66 km - [info] (95 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sun, 18 Dec 19:55 UTCM 4.9 / 63 km - [info] (72 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 19:57 UTCM 5.5 / 40 km - [info]Balbi (6 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 21:10 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] (74 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec (8 earthquakes)
Mon, 19 Dec 02:22 UTCM 4.5 / 41.6 km - [info] (165 km)- 134km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 19 Dec 02:50 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (141 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 02:51 UTCM 5.0 / 188 km - [info] (159 km)New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 19 Dec 10:59 UTCM 5.2 / 53 km - [info] (145 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 11:05 UTCM 5.1 / 67 km - [info] (135 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 13:31 UTCM 4.7 / 44.9 km - [info] (144 km)- 131km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 19 Dec 19:03 UTCM 4.8 / 74 km - [info] (190 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 23:17 UTCM 4.9 / 40 km - [info] (168 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec
Tue, 20 Dec 01:57 UTCM 5.1 / 114 km - [info] (61 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 04:33 UTCM 5.3 / 30 km - [info] (146 km)New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 20 Dec 06:14 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info] (143 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 20 Dec 10:46 UTCM 4.5 / 117.3 km - [info] (84 km)- 163km WNW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Dec
Wed, 21 Dec 22:45 UTCM 4.6 / 26 km - [info] (158 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec 23:27 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (139 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 22 Dec
Thu, 22 Dec 00:56 UTCM 4.5 / 107 km - [info] (69 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Dec 00:59 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (140 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Dec 02:23 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (68 km)Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 23 Dec
Fri, 23 Dec 13:42 UTCM 4.9 / 113 km - [info] (103 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 23 Dec 14:28 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (148 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 24 Dec (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 24 Dec 00:27 UTCM 5.0 / 68 km - [info] (153 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 24 Dec 01:32 UTCM 5.9 / 37 km - [info] (131 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 24 Dec 03:58 UTCM 5.8 / 36 km - [info] (125 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 24 Dec 12:01 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (132 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 24 Dec 22:03 UTCM 5.2 - [info] (103 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G
[Map]
GeoAu
Sat, 24 Dec 22:03 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (156 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 24 Dec 23:34 UTCM 5.0 / 61 km - [info] (128 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 25 Dec
Sun, 25 Dec 17:35 UTCM 4.6 / 117 km - [info] (89 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Dec
Mon, 26 Dec 01:42 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (170 km) NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 26 Dec 19:07 UTCM 4.7 / 22.2 km - [info] (113 km)- 180km WNW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 27 Dec
Tue, 27 Dec 22:38 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (147 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 29 Dec
Thu, 29 Dec 17:33 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (150 km)New Ireland Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 30 Dec
Fri, 30 Dec 19:48 UTCM 5.0 / 27 km - [info] (149 km) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 31 Dec
Sat, 31 Dec 21:44 UTCM 5.0 / 70 km - [info] (149 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Fri, 6 Jan
Fri, 6 Jan 01:12 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (182 km)- 134km S of Taron, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 11 Jan
Wed, 11 Jan 02:49 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (60 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Honiara / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was awoken anout 2:30isj, went to leave room, but stopped before out the door
Sun, 15 Jan
Sun, 15 Jan 15:26 UTCM 4.6 / 65.3 km - [info] (64 km)- 110km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 21 Jan
Sat, 21 Jan 01:52 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (98 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sun, 22 Jan
Sun, 22 Jan 04:30 UTCM 7.9 / 172 km - [info]Bagana (22 km) - Bougainville Island, Papua New GuineaSolomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
South Bend, Indiana USA (12833.6 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While setting in a rocking chair, the chair was shaking back & forth for probably 15-20 seconds my husband was on the couch but felt nothing. After about 10 seconds it started again lasting about same length of time.
Kokopo (Papua New Guinea) (374 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Items fell, house shook violently (via EMSC)
Lae / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dundalk, MD / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Hardly felt but was noticed.
(Papua New Guinea) (956 km W from epicenter)(no details): Gentle rocking of the office and buildings for approx 10-20sec, then reduced in intensity for 4-10eecs, followed by another 10-29secs of stronger tremors. (via EMSC)
Sun, 22 Jan 05:37 UTCM 4.6 / 148.3 km - [info] (34 km)- 107km WNW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 22 Jan 13:32 UTCM 4.9 / 26.4 km - [info] (161 km)- 159km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 24 Jan
Tue, 24 Jan 20:38 UTCM 4.9 / 58 km - [info] (109 km)Solomon Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 28 Jan
Sat, 28 Jan 01:43 UTCM 4.7 / 164 km - [info]Tore (17 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 28 Jan 04:14 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (85 km)New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 28 Jan 05:58 UTCM 4.5 / 210 km - [info]Balbi (23 km) BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

 

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