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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Thursday, 21 September 2017
Depth: 138.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.43°S / 150.62°E
(Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Lolo
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Thu, 21 Sep 14:10:19 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 21 Sep 2017|
|Thu, 21 Sep 14:10 UTC||M 4.6 / 138 km|| NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||EMSC|
|Thu, 21 Sep 14:10 UTC||M 4.5 / 143.6 km||- 65km ENE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
"I felt it" reports:
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Map||Source|
|Thu, 28 Sep 2017|
|Thu, 28 Sep 03:56 UTC||M 4.9 / 64 km - [info]|| NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||[Map]||EMSC|
|Wed, 25 Oct 2017|
|Wed, 25 Oct 02:34 UTC||M 4.2 / 64 km - [info]|| NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||[Map]||EMSC|
|Fri, 27 Oct 2017|
|Fri, 27 Oct 03:49 UTC||M 4.5 / 541.9 km - [info]||- 120km NNW of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Fri, 27 Oct 03:49 UTC||M 5.0 / 600 km - [info]||New Britain Region, PNG||[Map]||GeoAu|
|Thu, 2 Nov 2017|
|Thu, 2 Nov 10:50 UTC||M 4.7 / 57 km - [info]||- 116km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
|Fri, 29 Dec 2017|
|Fri, 29 Dec 23:55 UTC||M 5.7 / 121 km - [info]||New Britain Region, P.N.G.||[Map]||GFZ|
|Mon, 1 Jan 2018|
|Mon, 1 Jan 00:40 UTC||M 4.6 / 10 km - [info]||- 117km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea||[Map]||USGS|
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