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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Wednesday, 24 April 2019
Apr 24 02:20: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.3.
Apr 24 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 66.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 24 April 2019 02:04 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.26°S / 149.27°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Garbuna (107 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 24 Apr 2019
Wed, 24 Apr 02:04 UTCM 5.1 / 70 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)GFZ
Wed, 24 Apr 02:04 UTCM 4.9 / 60 kmNew Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Wed, 24 Apr 02:04 UTCM 4.9 / 61.4 km18km NE of Kandrian, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Wed, 24 Apr 02:04 UTCM 5.1 / 63.5 kmNew Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu

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