Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 25km E of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea, on 2017-06-20 23:40:02 +10:00
20 Jun 16:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-06-20 23:40:02 +10:00
Depth: 57.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.2287°S / 149.7781°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Garbuna (91 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) E of Kandrian (pop: 1000)
85 km (53 mi) SW of Kimbe (pop: 18,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2017-06-20 13:40:02 UTC|
2017-06-20 23:40:02 +10:00
|M 4.7 / 57.2 km||25km E of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
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