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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Monday, 12 February 2018

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - New Guinea, Papua New Guinea on Monday, 12 February 2018
Date & time: Mon, 12 Feb 02:48:39 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 120.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.5°S / 143.53°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Kairinu (146 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 15 Feb
Thu, 15 Feb 15:39 UTCM 4.7 / 32.5 km - [info]Kadovar (8 km)- 76km NE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 21 Feb
Wed, 21 Feb 07:37 UTCM 4.7 / 143 km - [info] (118 km)New Guinea, Papua New Guinea[Map]GFZ
Tue, 13 Mar
Tue, 13 Mar 21:23 UTCM 4.5 / 96.4 km - [info] (120 km)- 47km SSW of Angoram, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 30 Mar
Fri, 30 Mar 06:50 UTCM 4.5 / 109.6 km - [info] (121 km)- 82km SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 2 Apr
Mon, 2 Apr 07:58 UTCM 4.5 / 102 km - [info] (171 km)- 77km SW of Ambunti, Papua New Guinea
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 19 May
Sat, 19 May 09:36 UTCM 5.2 / 63 km - [info] (91 km)Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG.
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ

 

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