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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 44km W of Ambunti, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 6 April 2013

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 44km W of Ambunti, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, 6 April 2013
Date & time: Sat, 6 Apr 12:27:56 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sat, 6 Apr 2013 22:27 (Pacific/Port_Moresby)
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 118.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.1935°S / 142.444°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Kairinu (149 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT)
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 6 Apr 2013
Sat, 6 Apr 12:27 UTCM 5.1 / 120 km NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 6 Apr 12:27 UTCM 4.8 / 127 kmNew Guinea, Papua New Guinea[Map]GFZ
Sat, 6 Apr 12:27 UTCM 5.3 / 113 kmNew Guinea, Papua New Guinea[Map]GeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 16 Apr 2013
Tue, 16 Apr 22:55 UTCM 6.6 / 13 km - [info]23km ESE of Aitape, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 3 Jun 2013
Mon, 3 Jun 10:36 UTCM 4.7 / 60 km - [info] NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 25 Jun 2013
Tue, 25 Jun 06:40 UTCM 4.8 / 56.9 km - [info]89km SSW of Aitape, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 8 Aug 2013
Thu, 8 Aug 02:59 UTCM 4.8 / 136 km - [info] NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 18 Sep 2013
Wed, 18 Sep 20:53 UTCM 5.4 / 6.5 km - [info]NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.[Map]USGS
Mon, 7 Oct 2013
Mon, 7 Oct 12:40 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info]Irian Jaya, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Mon, 14 Oct 2013
Mon, 14 Oct 18:29 UTCM 4.5 / 47 km - [info]4.5 NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 4 Nov 2013
Mon, 4 Nov 18:37 UTCM 4.6 / 106 km - [info]4.6 NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 6 Nov 2013
Wed, 6 Nov 21:25 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]4.6 NEW GUINEA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 19 Nov 2013
Tue, 19 Nov 17:01 UTCM 5.7 / 100 km - [info]Near North Coast of New Guinea, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Sun, 1 Dec 2013
Sun, 1 Dec 13:17 UTCM 4.7 / 68.5 km - [info]87km SSW of Aitape, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 23 Dec 2013
Mon, 23 Dec 23:14 UTCM 4.6 / 73 km - [info]102km WNW of Ambunti, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

 

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