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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Saturday, 12 August 2017
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 86.0 to 94.0 km.
Depth: 94.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.3°S / 152.89°E
(Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Rabaul (Tavurvur)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Sat, 12 Aug 18:09:42 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 12 Aug 2017|
|Sat, 12 Aug 18:09 UTC||M 5.3 / 80 km|| NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||EMSC|
|Sat, 12 Aug 18:09 UTC||M 5.3 / 34.9 km||- 29km NNW of Taron, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
|Sat, 12 Aug 18:09 UTC||M 5.5 / 100 km||New Britain Region, P.N.G||GeoAu|
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Sun, 20 Aug 2017|
|Sun, 20 Aug 19:54 UTC||M 4.5 / 84.4 km - [info]||- 102km ESE of Taron, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Thu, 21 Sep 2017|
|Thu, 21 Sep 17:43 UTC||M 5.2 / 56 km - [info]||New Ireland Region, P.N.G.||[Map]||GFZ|
|Thu, 28 Sep 2017|
|Thu, 28 Sep 03:56 UTC||M 4.9 / 64 km - [info]|| NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||[Map]||EMSC|
|Thu, 26 Oct 2017|
|Thu, 26 Oct 19:29 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km - [info]||- 123km WNW of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Mon, 27 Nov 2017|
|Mon, 27 Nov 07:11 UTC||M 5.7 / 10 km - [info]||New Ireland Region, P.N.G.||[Map]||GFZ|
|Thu, 21 Dec 2017|
|Thu, 21 Dec 04:37 UTC||M 4.5 / 47.1 km - [info]||- 91km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Sat, 23 Dec 2017|
|Sat, 23 Dec 16:16 UTC||M 4.7 / 35.7 km - [info]||- 83km NW of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Fri, 29 Dec 2017|
|Fri, 29 Dec 03:41 UTC||M 4.5 / 64.1 km - [info]||- 86km WNW of Namatanai, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
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