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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Date & time: Wed, 10 Oct 02:02:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.12°S / 147.48°E
Nearest volcano: Umboi (87 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Oct
Wed, 10 Oct 02:02 UTCM 5.4 / 52 km EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 10 Oct 02:03 UTCM 5.3 / 66.3 kmEastern New Guinea Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 10 Oct 02:03 UTCM 5.4 / 49.9 km- 62km NW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
bradenton / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(Papua New Guinea) (89 km SW from epicenter)(no details): A bit of a swing (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Oct 05:53 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (99 km)Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.
[Map]
GFZ
Lae PNG / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight rocking of my office chair. Two occurrences about 5 seconds each, 2-3 seconds apart. Same thing previously about 4 hours earlier.
lae city morobe png / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sun, 21 Oct
Sun, 21 Oct 19:03 UTCM 4.2 / 107.3 km - [info] (52 km)- 103km NE of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS

 

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