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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - New Britain Region, PNG on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.8 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wed, 10 Oct 20h48, which had occurred 11 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - New Britain Region, PNG on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Oct 12 02:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 58.0 to 52.8 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 10 October 2018 20:59 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 52.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.975°S / 151.174°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Walo (50 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Wed, 10 Oct 20:58 UTCM 6.6 / 10 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G.GFZ
Wed, 10 Oct 20:59 UTCM 5.7 / 80 kmNEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Wed, 10 Oct 20:59 UTCM 5.9 / 46 km- 113km ESE of Kimbe, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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(222.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)


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