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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Monday, 25 September 2017

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Monday, 25 September 2017
Sep 25 20:36: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Date & time: Mon, 25 Sep 20:29:24 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.26°S / 152.9°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Bamus (219 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 25 Sep 2017
Mon, 25 Sep 20:29 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km5.6 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Mon, 25 Sep 20:29 UTCM 5.9 / 8 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.GGeoAu
Mon, 25 Sep 20:29 UTCM 5.9 / 6 km- 196km S of Taron, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Mon, 25 Sep 20:29 UTCM 6.0 / 19.5 kmPapua New Guinea [Sea]INGV

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Weston, Connecticut, USA / not felt: Didn't feel
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 2 Nov 2017
Thu, 2 Nov 10:50 UTCM 4.7 / 57 km - [info]- 116km SSW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 15 Nov 2017
Wed, 15 Nov 00:36 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 25 Nov 2017
Sat, 25 Nov 20:03 UTCM 4.9 / 127 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 16 Dec 2017
Sat, 16 Dec 07:53 UTCM 4.3 / 46.8 km - [info]- 88km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 17 Dec 2017
Sun, 17 Dec 18:58 UTCM 5.0 / 180 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 1 Jan 2018
Mon, 1 Jan 00:40 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 117km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

 

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