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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Saturday, 1 August 2020
Aug 1 19:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 98.0 to 115.0 km.
Aug 2 11:05: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 115.0 to 10.0 km.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.52°S / 148.78°E
(Papua New Guinea
Nearest volcano: unnamed submarine
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011
joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Saturday, 1 August 2020 19:18 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 1 Aug 2020|
|Sat, 1 Aug 19:18 UTC||M 4.6 / 10 km||216 km SE of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
|Sat, 1 Aug 19:18 UTC||M 4.6 / 10 km||Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea)||EMSC|
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