Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea) on Sunday, 2 August 2020
Aug 2 10:04: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 5.9.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.35°S / 148.82°E
(Papua New Guinea
Nearest volcano: unnamed submarine
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1013
joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) [learn more
Date & time: Sunday, 2 August 2020 09:29 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 2 Aug 2020|
|Sun, 2 Aug 09:30 UTC||M 5.9 / 46 km||Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea)||EMSC|
|Sun, 2 Aug 09:29 UTC||M 5.3 / 10 km||Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea)||BMKG|
|Sun, 2 Aug 09:29 UTC||M 5.9 / 8.1 km||Bismarck Sea (Papua New Guinea)||GeoAu|
|Sun, 2 Aug 09:29 UTC||M 5.8 / 10 km||206 km WSW of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
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