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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Monday, 27 May 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.1 quake: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Mon, 6 May 21h19, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Monday, 27 May 2019
May 28 06:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 89.0 to 83.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 27 May 2019 23:44 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.01°S / 146.95°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Long Island (106 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 27 May 2019
Mon, 27 May 23:44 UTCM 4.7 / 93.3 km72km N of Lae, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Mon, 27 May 23:44 UTCM 4.7 / 93 kmEastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Mon, 27 May 23:44 UTCM 5.1 / 84.4 kmEastern New Guinea Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu

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