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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Saturday, 14 January 2017

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Saturday, 14 January 2017
Jan 14 23:17: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 152.0 to 156.0 km.
Jan 14 23:18: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 156.0 to 160.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 160.0 to 162.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 14 January 2017 23:10 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 162.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.65°S / 146.81°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Long Island (47 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 14 Jan 2017
Sat, 14 Jan 23:10 UTCM 5.1 / 148 km EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.EMSC
Sat, 14 Jan 23:10 UTCM 5.1 / 123 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.GGeoAu
Sat, 14 Jan 23:10 UTCM 5.1 / 146.4 km- 114km N of Lae, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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