Major magnitude 8.1 earthquake - 36 km east of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Monday, July 26, 1971 at 01:23 GMT

Major magnitude 8.1 earthquake - 36 km east of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Monday, July 26, 1971 at 01:23 GMT Major magnitude 8.1 earthquake - 36 km east of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Monday, July 26, 1971 at 01:23 GMT

Major magnitude 8.1 earthquake at 40 km depth

1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 26, 1971 01:23:22 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude8.1
Depth40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude4.817°S / 153.172°E (South Pacific Ocean, Papua New Guinea)
Antipode4.817°N / 26.828°W
Shaking intensitySevere shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoAmbitle (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities113 km (70 mi) ESE of Kokopo (pop: 26,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
131 km (82 mi) ESE of Rabaul (pop: 8,070) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
306 km (190 mi) WNW of Panguna (pop: 2,920) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
308 km (191 mi) WNW of Arawa (pop: 40,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
346 km (215 mi) ENE of Kimbe (Talasea District) (pop: 18,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
352 km (219 mi) NW of Buin (pop: 750) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
363 km (226 mi) SE of Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
843 km (524 mi) NE of Port Moresby (pop: 283,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 1016 joules (24757 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2.1 x 107 tons of TNT or 1331.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, 200 largest out of 371 total

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Aug 17, 1972 23:44
50 years ago
7.5

20 km
204 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 28, 1972 23:32
50 years ago
7.2

410 km
36 km W of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 03:12
49 years ago
7.1

40 km
Treasury Islands, Solomon Islands, 128 km S of Arawa, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 02:25
51 years ago
7.0

40 km
86 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 31, 1974 23:30
49 years ago
7.0

34 km
36 km E of Stirling Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Oct 4, 1971 01:30
51 years ago
6.8

45 km
70 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 18, 1973 09:28
50 years ago
6.8

43 km
147 km S of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 02:02
51 years ago
6.6

40 km
104 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1971 20:47
51 years ago
6.6

40 km
125 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 5, 1972 23:16
50 years ago
6.6

30 km
Mualim Island, 40 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 9, 1974 20:18
48 years ago
6.6

33 km
42 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jul 28, 1971 01:10
51 years ago
6.5

25 km
37 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 9, 1971 12:12
51 years ago
6.5

65 km
60 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 11, 1971 07:25
51 years ago
6.5

55 km
52 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 25, 1972 12:15
50 years ago
6.5

30 km
130 km SW of Kavieng, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 9, 1974 20:14
48 years ago
6.5

50 km
53 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jul 26, 1971 15:35
51 years ago
6.3

40 km
East New Britain Province, 71 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 9, 1971 20:01
51 years ago
6.3

35 km
146 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 14, 1971 05:20
51 years ago
6.3

20 km
110 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 4, 1971 02:25
51 years ago
6.3

83 km
50 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 6, 1972 16:42
50 years ago
6.3

50 km
72 km SW of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 30, 1972 16:48
50 years ago
6.3

53 km
25 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 13, 1971 16:48
51 years ago
6.2

10 km
162 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 27, 1971 22:20
51 years ago
6.2

10 km
Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 16, 1971 05:15
51 years ago
6.2

70 km
55 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 3, 1972 06:31
50 years ago
6.2

25 km
East New Britain Province, 49 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 06:59
51 years ago
6.1

40 km
137 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 28, 1971 15:13
51 years ago
6.1

105 km
197 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 6, 1972 00:30
51 years ago
6.1

162 km
58 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 18, 1972 00:23
50 years ago
6.1

20 km
201 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 27, 1974 07:46
48 years ago
6.1

70 km
29 km W of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 04:19
51 years ago
6.0

40 km
138 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 19:15
51 years ago
6.0

40 km
66 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 10, 1971 14:37
51 years ago
6.0

35 km
179 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 14, 1971 03:03
51 years ago
6.0

35 km
28 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Oct 1, 1971 05:16
51 years ago
6.0

20 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 71 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 3, 1971 08:36
51 years ago
6.0

55 km
34 km S of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 30, 1971 15:39
51 years ago
6.0

111 km
Ailo Island, 72 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 30, 1972 17:40
50 years ago
6.0

10 km
22 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 30, 1972 20:13
50 years ago
6.0

10 km
31 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 09:37
51 years ago
5.9

26 km
80 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 17:50
51 years ago
5.9

40 km
134 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 2, 1971 00:19
51 years ago
5.9

11 km
134 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 16, 1972 11:30
50 years ago
5.9

80 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 94 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 1, 1973 10:40
49 years ago
5.9

27 km
45 km NW of Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 12, 1973 16:20
49 years ago
5.9

13 km
71 km N of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 12, 1973 03:53
49 years ago
5.9

50 km
65 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 12:05
51 years ago
5.8

40 km
139 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 16:45
51 years ago
5.8

40 km
84 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1971 07:35
51 years ago
5.8

40 km
92 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 28, 1971 10:17
51 years ago
5.8

50 km
137 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 30, 1971 06:18
51 years ago
5.8

55 km
24 km NE of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 26, 1971 15:50
51 years ago
5.8

35 km
Torokina Islet, 75 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 10, 1972 05:48
50 years ago
5.8

10 km
188 km N of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 21, 1972 08:47
50 years ago
5.8

38 km
183 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 7, 1972 20:00
50 years ago
5.8

50 km
163 km E of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 19, 1972 15:08
50 years ago
5.8

195 km
31 km S of Ritter Island, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 19, 1972 00:12
50 years ago
5.8

35 km
Kauptimete Island, 215 km E of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 14, 1973 11:25
49 years ago
5.8

64 km
109 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 18, 1973 13:20
49 years ago
5.8

34 km
128 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 24, 1973 20:18
49 years ago
5.8

62 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 119 km SE of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 08:24
49 years ago
5.8

33 km
82 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1971 00:22
51 years ago
5.7

40 km
112 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 30, 1971 13:24
51 years ago
5.7

40 km
88 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 10, 1971 04:23
51 years ago
5.7

35 km
153 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 11, 1972 18:36
50 years ago
5.7

150 km
26 km S of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1972 11:17
50 years ago
5.7

10 km
144 km SW of Kavieng, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 7, 1972 12:34
50 years ago
5.7

85 km
96 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 17, 1972 18:00
50 years ago
5.7

41 km
176 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 12, 1973 12:01
49 years ago
5.7

9 km
200 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 23, 1973 16:55
49 years ago
5.7

78 km
East New Britain Province, 89 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 2, 1974 04:02
48 years ago
5.7

47 km
85 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 6, 1974 18:15
48 years ago
5.7

37 km
Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 19, 1974 17:45
48 years ago
5.7

157 km
24 km NW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1971 18:08
51 years ago
5.6

40 km
East New Britain Province, 81 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 28, 1971 19:45
51 years ago
5.6

25 km
20 km SW of Tetepare Island, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 3, 1972 08:36
51 years ago
5.6

160 km
60 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 17, 1972 00:39
51 years ago
5.6

35 km
126 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 29, 1972 23:06
50 years ago
5.6

35 km
33 km S of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 7, 1972 16:39
50 years ago
5.6

102 km
186 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 11, 1972 15:46
50 years ago
5.6

20 km
212 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1972 10:36
50 years ago
5.6

10 km
146 km SW of Kavieng, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
May 2, 1973 01:26
49 years ago
5.6

29 km
48 km NW of Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 12, 1973 14:05
49 years ago
5.6

14 km
51 km NW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 7, 1973 13:58
49 years ago
5.6

71 km
East New Britain Province, 43 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 07:02
49 years ago
5.6

33 km
53 km E of Stirling Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 15:24
49 years ago
5.6

48 km
113 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 3, 1974 16:12
49 years ago
5.6

43 km
Treasury Islands, Solomon Islands, 122 km S of Arawa, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 13, 1974 21:19
48 years ago
5.6

20 km
74 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 13, 1974 11:52
48 years ago
5.6

33 km
Treasury Islands, Solomon Islands, 120 km S of Arawa, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1971 10:50
51 years ago
5.5

40 km
133 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1971 23:35
51 years ago
5.5

40 km
54 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 16, 1973 23:38
50 years ago
5.5

78 km
39 km W of Kauptimete Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 13, 1973 01:42
49 years ago
5.5

170 km
46 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 22, 1973 22:04
49 years ago
5.5

13 km
37 km NW of Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 7, 1973 09:31
49 years ago
5.5

61 km
82 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 5, 1973 13:34
49 years ago
5.5

15 km
177 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 30, 1973 18:41
49 years ago
5.5

28 km
161 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 12, 1974 10:23
49 years ago
5.5

219 km
24 km S of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 2, 1974 15:35
49 years ago
5.5

33 km
59 km W of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
May 15, 1974 07:40
48 years ago
5.5

55 km
161 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 19, 1974 21:40
48 years ago
5.5

57 km
126 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 23, 1974 06:20
48 years ago
5.5

70 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 92 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 25, 1974 17:17
48 years ago
5.5

33 km
214 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 28, 1973 07:07
49 years ago
5.4

25 km
149 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 5, 1973 01:35
49 years ago
5.4

15 km
29 km SW of Pacific Island, Solomon IslandsMore
Jun 29, 1973 13:48
49 years ago
5.4

99 km
39 km E of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 7, 1973 15:40
49 years ago
5.4

53 km
36 km SW of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1973 21:59
49 years ago
5.4

60 km
75 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 9, 1973 09:38
49 years ago
5.4

404 km
61 km S of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 1, 1973 23:44
49 years ago
5.4

226 km
91 km W of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 14, 1973 22:06
49 years ago
5.4

60 km
Torokina Islet, 75 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 8, 1973 21:07
49 years ago
5.4

18 km
122 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 26, 1973 05:23
49 years ago
5.4

15 km
Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 5, 1973 21:39
49 years ago
5.4

57 km
38 km S of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 23:16
49 years ago
5.4

47 km
Treasury Islands, Solomon Islands, 114 km S of Arawa, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 4, 1974 20:10
49 years ago
5.4

55 km
22 km S of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 10, 1974 02:15
49 years ago
5.4

38 km
58 km W of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Mar 13, 1974 08:09
48 years ago
5.4

54 km
39 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jun 4, 1974 14:23
48 years ago
5.4

27 km
175 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 27, 1974 12:29
48 years ago
5.4

50 km
49 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 1, 1973 03:46
50 years ago
5.3

41 km
Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 16, 1973 18:09
50 years ago
5.3

50 km
36 km E of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 21, 1973 12:14
50 years ago
5.3

90 km
132 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 22, 1973 16:22
50 years ago
5.3

154 km
58 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 13, 1973 20:01
49 years ago
5.3

35 km
240 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 25, 1973 07:59
49 years ago
5.3

33 km
202 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 13, 1973 14:06
49 years ago
5.3

55 km
26 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 16, 1973 03:59
49 years ago
5.3

40 km
Hastings Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 24, 1973 13:38
49 years ago
5.3

33 km
203 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 18, 1973 04:09
49 years ago
5.3

413 km
37 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 31, 1974 20:16
49 years ago
5.3

62 km
44 km S of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 04:54
49 years ago
5.3

33 km
53 km W of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 08:16
49 years ago
5.3

33 km
40 km S of Stirling Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 09:08
49 years ago
5.3

48 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 111 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 10:48
49 years ago
5.3

33 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 123 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 10, 1974 07:47
48 years ago
5.3

54 km
35 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
May 4, 1974 01:18
48 years ago
5.3

69 km
35 km SW of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
May 14, 1974 06:09
48 years ago
5.3

33 km
82 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 8, 1974 17:15
48 years ago
5.3

33 km
48 km W of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jun 30, 1974 17:55
48 years ago
5.3

53 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 101 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 19, 1973 01:37
50 years ago
5.2

48 km
152 km S of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 22, 1973 23:45
50 years ago
5.2

72 km
68 km SW of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 23, 1973 15:26
50 years ago
5.2

9 km
153 km SW of Gizo, New Georgia Group, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 4, 1973 22:37
50 years ago
5.2

61 km
East New Britain Province, 41 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 23, 1973 11:08
50 years ago
5.2

21 km
162 km S of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 25, 1973 09:53
49 years ago
5.2

68 km
176 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 15, 1973 09:41
49 years ago
5.2

103 km
55 km S of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 5, 1973 17:40
49 years ago
5.2

33 km
219 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 9, 1973 01:59
49 years ago
5.2

148 km
45 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 19, 1973 02:10
49 years ago
5.2

48 km
38 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 5, 1973 19:24
49 years ago
5.2

150 km
Ailo Island, 87 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1973 23:01
49 years ago
5.2

45 km
32 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 28, 1973 02:27
49 years ago
5.2

49 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 84 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 23, 1973 11:08
49 years ago
5.2

86 km
47 km NE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 26, 1973 19:32
49 years ago
5.2

65 km
99 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 28, 1973 18:49
49 years ago
5.2

25 km
60 km S of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 14, 1974 17:24
49 years ago
5.2

24 km
214 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 01:04
49 years ago
5.2

49 km
22 km S of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 07:59
49 years ago
5.2

33 km
31 km W of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 08:12
49 years ago
5.2

62 km
31 km NW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 09:38
49 years ago
5.2

33 km
50 km NW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 10:12
49 years ago
5.2

33 km
44 km NW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 2, 1974 02:08
49 years ago
5.2

33 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 116 km S of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 4, 1974 23:44
49 years ago
5.2

52 km
21 km NE of Stirling Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 28, 1974 02:11
48 years ago
5.2

101 km
21 km E of Govu Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 7, 1974 21:51
48 years ago
5.2

33 km
Alu Island, Solomon Islands, 85 km SE of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 9, 1974 20:34
48 years ago
5.2

48 km
53 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Mar 20, 1974 09:05
48 years ago
5.2

168 km
26 km SW of Lottin Island, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 4, 1974 23:31
48 years ago
5.2

54 km
46 km S of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 28, 1974 18:01
48 years ago
5.2

112 km
38 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 26, 1974 17:36
48 years ago
5.2

18 km
Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 22, 1974 11:29
48 years ago
5.2

33 km
Tetepare Island, 97 km SE of Gizo, Solomon IslandsMore
Jan 24, 1973 13:20
50 years ago
5.1

180 km
45 km SE of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 11, 1973 10:32
50 years ago
5.1

78 km
52 km E of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 6, 1973 15:51
49 years ago
5.1

28 km
166 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 22, 1973 18:39
49 years ago
5.1

70 km
33 km W of Kauptimete Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 9, 1973 14:02
49 years ago
5.1

33 km
52 km N of Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 24, 1973 04:19
49 years ago
5.1

40 km
152 km SW of Gizo, New Georgia Group, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jul 27, 1973 23:36
49 years ago
5.1

75 km
62 km S of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 22, 1973 09:26
49 years ago
5.1

170 km
Lolobau Island, 131 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 3, 1973 20:57
49 years ago
5.1

174 km
37 km S of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 7, 1973 07:18
49 years ago
5.1

33 km
227 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 12, 1973 11:48
49 years ago
5.1

23 km
97 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 20, 1974 02:07
49 years ago
5.1

74 km
136 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 11:22
49 years ago
5.1

33 km
103 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 1, 1974 13:20
49 years ago
5.1

54 km
22 km SW of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 1, 1974 14:55
49 years ago
5.1

41 km
36 km NW of Treasury s Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Feb 27, 1974 22:46
48 years ago
5.1

48 km
27 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 9, 1974 23:19
48 years ago
5.1

54 km
53 km NW of Nakaza Island, Solomon IslandsMore
Mar 12, 1974 07:38
48 years ago
5.1

56 km
40 km SW of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 25, 1974 11:44
48 years ago
5.1

58 km
71 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 16, 1974 16:17
48 years ago
5.1

150 km
26 km NW of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
Jan 24, 1973 12:18
50 years ago
5.0

55 km
137 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 20, 1973 19:23
50 years ago
5.0

42 km
213 km N of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 6, 1973 06:52
49 years ago
5.0

48 km
39 km NE of Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 15, 1973 13:19
49 years ago
5.0

203 km
29 km SE of Long Island, Madang Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1973 06:10
49 years ago
5.0

107 km
29 km W of Taiof Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1973 07:34
49 years ago
5.0

38 km
169 km SW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 5, 1973 19:19
49 years ago
5.0

40 km
29 km SE of Alu Island, Western Province, Solomon IslandsMore
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