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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 110km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 18 March 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.9 quake: Solomon Islands on Sun, 22 Jan 04h30, which had occurred 8 weeks earlier.
Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 110km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 18 March 2017
Date & time: Saturday, 18 March 2017 10:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-03-18 20:47:16 +10:00
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 58.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.2702°S / 151.8686°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Ulawun (64 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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