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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 2 March 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Solomon Islands (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 2 March 2019
Date & time: Saturday, 2 March 2019 02:17 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.93°S / 155.68°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Loloru (46 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 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
Sat, 2 Mar 2019
Sat, 2 Mar 02:17 UTCM 5.2 / 80 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G. (Solomon Islands)EMSC
Sat, 2 Mar 02:17 UTCM 5.6 / 86.6 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu
Sat, 2 Mar 02:17 UTCM 5.2 / 69 km80km SSE of Panguna, Papua New Guinea (Solomon Islands)USGS
Sat, 2 Mar 02:17 UTCM 5.6 / 96 kmSolomon IslandsBMKG

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