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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Wednesday, 20 September 2017
Sep 20 22:20: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Date & time: Wed, 20 Sep 22:13:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.09°S / 147.91°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Sakar (41 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 20 Sep 2017
Wed, 20 Sep 22:13 UTCM 5.6 / 15 km EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 20 Sep 22:13 UTCM 5.9 / 10 km- 165km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 20 Sep 22:13 UTCM 5.7 / 30 kmEastern New Guinea Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu

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(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 20 Sep 22:17 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 20 Sep 22:36 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 162km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 30 Sep 2017
Sat, 30 Sep 05:19 UTCM 4.5 / 46.8 km - [info]- 82km ENE of Kainantu, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 11 Oct 2017
Wed, 11 Oct 21:56 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 16 Oct 2017
Mon, 16 Oct 12:02 UTCM 5.0 / 195 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 18 Oct 2017
Wed, 18 Oct 16:44 UTCM 5.1 / 206 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 20 Oct 2017
Fri, 20 Oct 02:22 UTCM 5.1 / 202 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Fri, 27 Oct 03:49 UTCM 4.5 / 541.9 km - [info]- 120km NNW of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 27 Oct 03:49 UTCM 5.0 / 600 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 30 Oct 2017
Mon, 30 Oct 14:22 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 6 Nov 2017
Mon, 6 Nov 00:28 UTCM 5.0 / 144 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 7 Dec 2017
Thu, 7 Dec 02:50 UTCM 4.9 / 174.2 km - [info]- 133km NW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 10:56 UTCM 4.5 / 24.8 km - [info]- 93km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

 

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