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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 19 December 2018
Dec 19 21:48: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Dec 19 22:01: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.8.
Date & time: Wed, 19 Dec 21:37:45 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.05°S / 149.75°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Garbuna (74 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Wed, 19 Dec 21:37 UTCM 5.8 / 50 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 19 Dec 21:37 UTCM 5.6 / 20 kmNew Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 19 Dec 21:37 UTCM 5.7 / 8.7 km- 34km ENE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 19 Dec 21:37 UTCM 6.0 / 19.5 kmPapua New Guinea [Land][Map]INGV

"I felt it" reports:
KIMBE TOWN (70.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The earthquake was quite strong as experience by many after the major one back in 2010, Haven't receive any report of any major damage . (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 24 Dec 2018
Mon, 24 Dec 21:43 UTCM 4.7 / 109 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
Wed, 26 Dec 02:39 UTCM 4.5 / 69 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 29 Dec 2018
Sat, 29 Dec 15:34 UTCM 5.3 / 68 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sun, 30 Dec 2018
Sun, 30 Dec 14:19 UTCM 4.8 / 207 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 18:56 UTCM 5.4 / 72 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 7 Feb 2019
Thu, 7 Feb 09:29 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Mar 2019
Sat, 9 Mar 13:29 UTCM 4.7 / 267 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 16:25 UTCM 5.9 / 47 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GFZ
Mon, 11 Mar 19:01 UTCM 5.2 / 59.9 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 15 Mar 2019
Fri, 15 Mar 12:08 UTCM 5.2 / 73 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]BMKG
Sat, 30 Mar 2019
Sat, 30 Mar 11:20 UTCM 6.2 / 62 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GFZ
Tue, 2 Apr 2019
Tue, 2 Apr 23:01 UTCM 5.1 / 61.3 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 11 Apr 2019
Thu, 11 Apr 16:52 UTCM 5.0 / 53 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 Apr 21:31 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 10:59 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Apr 14:51 UTCM 6.1 / 51 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GFZ
Sat, 13 Apr 2019
Sat, 13 Apr 08:44 UTCM 5.0 / 54.5 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)[Map]GeoAu
Sat, 13 Apr 11:37 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Apr 2019
Tue, 16 Apr 18:05 UTCM 4.9 / 68.3 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)
I FELT IT
[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 16 Apr 23:04 UTCM 5.1 / 138.2 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)
I FELT IT
[Map]GeoAu

 

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