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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 13 April 2019

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 13 April 2019
Apr 13 09:59: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 95.0 to 97.0 km.
Date & time: Sat, 13 Apr 09:50:46 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.39°S / 145.99°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Karkar (82 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 13 Apr 2019
Sat, 13 Apr 09:50 UTCM 5.2 / 80 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Sat, 13 Apr 09:50 UTCM 5.4 / 82.1 kmEastern New Guinea Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
Sat, 13 Apr 09:50 UTCM 5.2 / 79 km22km SE of Madang, Papua New GuineaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
madang (28.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)

 

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