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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 18 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 18 May 2019
May 18 15:13: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.1.
Date & time: Sat, 18 May 14:58:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.18°S / 152.63°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Rabaul (Tavurvur) (112 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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
Sat, 18 May 2019
Sat, 18 May 14:58 UTCM 5.1 / 50 kmNew Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Sat, 18 May 14:58 UTCM 5.3 / 52 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)BMKG
Sat, 18 May 14:58 UTCM 5.1 / 62.7 kmNew Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
Sat, 18 May 14:58 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km96km SSW of Taron, Papua New GuineaUSGS

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