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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Monday, 13 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Monday, 13 May 2019
May 13 13:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 86.0 to 95.0 km.
May 13 13:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 95.0 to 93.0 km.
May 13 20:50: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 93.0 to 102.0 km.
Date & time: Mon, 13 May 12:54:32 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.56°S / 150.74°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Buru (113 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
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
Mon, 13 May 2019
Mon, 13 May 12:54 UTCM 5.3 / 35 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)GFZ
Mon, 13 May 12:54 UTCM 5.2 / 53.5 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
Mon, 13 May 12:54 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmNew Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Mon, 13 May 12:54 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km124km SE of Kimbe, Papua New GuineaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(498.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Felt that. I was like jelly. Wow woah. What that guy said
New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea / MMI IX (Violent shaking): FUCKIN CRAZY MAN IDK HOW I SURVIVED MAN.

 

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