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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 20 July 2019

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.3 quake: New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Mon, 15 Jul 08h21, which had occurred 6 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 20 July 2019
Jul 20 21:02: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 84.0 to 60.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 20 July 2019 20:43 UTC
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.93°S / 149.5°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Garbuna (85 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 20 Jul 2019
Sat, 20 Jul 20:43 UTCM 5.6 / 86 kmNew Britain Region, P.n.g. (Papua New Guinea)EMSC
Sat, 20 Jul 20:43 UTCM 5.4 / 35 kmNew Britain Region, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)BMKG
Sat, 20 Jul 20:43 UTCM 5.6 / 73.9 kmNew Britain Region, PNG (Papua New Guinea)GeoAu
Sat, 20 Jul 20:43 UTCM 5.6 / 49 km25km NNW of Kandrian, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Sat, 20 Jul 20:43 UTCM 5.8 / 63.3 kmPapua New Guinea [Land]INGV

"I felt it" reports:
Just to let you know I forgot the name of the city / MMI V (Moderate shaking): So I live in CA but at the time I was visiting I was outside and I felt shaking and I was cold but the shaking intensified and I got scared then I ran to the nearest building and thank God I am still living.
(25.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kimbe, West New Britain / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was a Strong shaking and few of my house items falling down, my neighbour running out for cover with his childrens. No damage seen at the moment. Everything is fine.
Central Province (Papua New Guinea) (463 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was in port moresby (via EMSC)

 

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