Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Wednesday, July 3, 1985 at 04:36 GMT

Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Wednesday, July 3, 1985 at 04:36 GMT Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake - 20 km southwest of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, on Wednesday, July 3, 1985 at 04:36 GMT

Major magnitude 7.3 earthquake at 33 km depth

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

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 3, 1985 04:36:51 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude7.3
Depth33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude4.439°S / 152.828°E (New Ireland, Papua New Guinea)
Antipode4.439°N / 27.172°W
Shaking intensityVery strong shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoRabaul (Tavurvur) (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities63 km (39 mi) E of Kokopo (East New Britain) (pop: 26,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) ESE of Rabaul (East New Britain) (pop: 8,070) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
307 km (190 mi) SE of Kavieng (pop: 14,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
323 km (201 mi) ENE of Kimbe (Talasea District, West New Britain) (pop: 18,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
361 km (224 mi) NW of Panguna (Bougainville) (pop: 2,920) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
363 km (225 mi) WNW of Arawa (Bougainville) (pop: 40,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
408 km (254 mi) NW of Buin (Bougainville) (pop: 750) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
413 km (257 mi) ENE of Kandrian (West New Britain) (pop: 1,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
841 km (522 mi) NE of Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released5.6 x 1015 joules (1562 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.3 x 106 tons of TNT or 84 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, 200 largest out of 314 total

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Oct 14, 1986 16:53
36 years ago
6.8

41 km
254 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 00:18
36 years ago
6.5

51 km
96 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 6, 1987 12:39
35 years ago
6.5

20 km
159 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 7, 1986 02:46
36 years ago
6.4

116 km
95 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 24, 1986 02:58
36 years ago
6.4

52 km
199 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 20, 1986 07:05
36 years ago
6.3

79 km
East New Britain Province, 77 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 30, 1985 11:13
37 years ago
6.1

113 km
24 km NW of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 12, 1987 13:56
35 years ago
6.1

85 km
East New Britain Province, 82 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 17, 1985 08:09
37 years ago
6.0

41 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 68 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 10, 1985 16:36
37 years ago
5.7

32 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 68 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 28, 1985 06:37
37 years ago
5.7

10 km
65 km S of New Ireland Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 14, 1986 10:52
36 years ago
5.7

216 km
Lolobau Island, 125 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 3, 1986 00:54
36 years ago
5.7

67 km
110 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 28, 1987 23:31
35 years ago
5.7

54 km
109 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 23:50
37 years ago
5.6

39 km
Mualim Island, 36 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 28, 1985 14:54
37 years ago
5.6

40 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 69 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 26, 1986 00:59
36 years ago
5.6

49 km
69 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 2, 1987 20:18
36 years ago
5.6

10 km
23 km S of Masikanapuka Island, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 15, 1987 21:42
35 years ago
5.6

63 km
East New Britain Province, 93 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 2, 1987 16:44
35 years ago
5.6

145 km
42 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 05:20
37 years ago
5.5

33 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 76 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 8, 1987 09:49
35 years ago
5.5

50 km
142 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 14, 1985 19:54
37 years ago
5.4

10 km
Duke of York Island, 38 km NE of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 4, 1985 19:43
37 years ago
5.4

45 km
98 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 3, 1986 07:39
36 years ago
5.4

33 km
122 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 19, 1986 22:45
36 years ago
5.4

57 km
69 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 20, 1986 05:35
36 years ago
5.4

78 km
142 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 8, 1987 19:48
36 years ago
5.4

44 km
29 km E of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 2, 1987 06:29
36 years ago
5.4

36 km
67 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 13, 1985 08:27
37 years ago
5.3

44 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 57 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 31, 1986 13:01
36 years ago
5.3

126 km
92 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 16:57
36 years ago
5.3

40 km
106 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 19:15
36 years ago
5.3

63 km
85 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 25, 1986 04:35
36 years ago
5.3

48 km
68 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 4, 1987 06:12
36 years ago
5.3

29 km
120 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 11, 1987 12:24
35 years ago
5.3

94 km
163 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 7, 1987 01:51
35 years ago
5.3

10 km
223 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 8, 1985 23:59
37 years ago
5.2

33 km
176 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 7, 1985 22:59
37 years ago
5.2

60 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 72 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 10, 1985 21:31
37 years ago
5.2

45 km
52 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 10, 1985 20:37
37 years ago
5.2

16 km
36 km E of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 21, 1985 22:38
37 years ago
5.2

49 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 61 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 14, 1985 11:54
37 years ago
5.2

5 km
90 km SW of New Ireland Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 28, 1985 10:28
37 years ago
5.2

50 km
55 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 8, 1986 09:10
36 years ago
5.2

46 km
130 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 2, 1986 08:13
36 years ago
5.2

65 km
53 km S of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 12, 1986 16:18
36 years ago
5.2

59 km
223 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 12, 1987 14:56
35 years ago
5.2

149 km
102 km NE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 6, 1987 18:51
35 years ago
5.2

40 km
43 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 8, 1987 07:39
35 years ago
5.2

42 km
143 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 8, 1987 12:49
35 years ago
5.2

125 km
Mualim Island, 41 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 31, 1987 18:45
35 years ago
5.2

14 km
169 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 12:24
37 years ago
5.1

38 km
28 km SW of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 8, 1985 20:03
37 years ago
5.1

27 km
133 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 17, 1985 17:16
37 years ago
5.1

33 km
54 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 26, 1985 18:35
37 years ago
5.1

194 km
47 km N of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 18, 1985 07:23
37 years ago
5.1

212 km
29 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 13, 1986 17:42
37 years ago
5.1

39 km
156 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 8, 1986 08:25
36 years ago
5.1

43 km
141 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 6, 1986 13:25
36 years ago
5.1

71 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 74 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 5, 1986 18:52
36 years ago
5.1

42 km
197 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 4, 1986 08:50
36 years ago
5.1

55 km
153 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 23, 1986 04:04
36 years ago
5.1

39 km
136 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 1, 1987 06:07
36 years ago
5.1

56 km
27 km NE of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 14, 1987 23:38
36 years ago
5.1

48 km
77 km W of Torokina Islet Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
May 21, 1987 21:18
35 years ago
5.1

21 km
236 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 10, 1985 23:07
37 years ago
5.0

41 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 64 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 27, 1985 19:02
37 years ago
5.0

113 km
Mualim Island, 28 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 28, 1985 14:42
37 years ago
5.0

110 km
79 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 30, 1985 11:13
37 years ago
5.0

33 km
128 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 23, 1985 06:19
37 years ago
5.0

34 km
111 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
May 13, 1986 00:14
36 years ago
5.0

65 km
89 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 1, 1986 00:08
36 years ago
5.0

79 km
130 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 19, 1986 04:13
36 years ago
5.0

175 km
49 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 7, 1986 19:08
36 years ago
5.0

68 km
143 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 5, 1986 20:30
36 years ago
5.0

113 km
East New Britain Province, 91 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 23, 1986 02:07
36 years ago
5.0

142 km
New Britain region, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 27, 1986 05:50
36 years ago
5.0

63 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 77 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 22, 1986 03:50
36 years ago
5.0

87 km
242 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 3, 1986 22:48
36 years ago
5.0

158 km
28 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 7, 1987 05:30
36 years ago
5.0

58 km
106 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 17, 1987 19:39
35 years ago
5.0

138 km
Duke of York Island, 39 km NE of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 27, 1987 07:45
35 years ago
5.0

101 km
161 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 22, 1987 11:08
35 years ago
5.0

49 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 74 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 05:28
37 years ago
4.9

51 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 58 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 11:18
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
27 km W of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 12:36
37 years ago
4.9

40 km
21 km S of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 21:38
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 66 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 22:24
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
25 km N of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 4, 1985 03:34
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 66 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 13, 1985 01:37
37 years ago
4.9

58 km
127 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 28, 1985 16:03
37 years ago
4.9

48 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 62 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 27, 1985 01:59
37 years ago
4.9

33 km
142 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 8, 1986 06:55
36 years ago
4.9

68 km
69 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 11, 1986 17:37
36 years ago
4.9

71 km
East New Britain Province, 74 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
May 8, 1986 08:51
36 years ago
4.9

67 km
125 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 05:02
36 years ago
4.9

46 km
105 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 5, 1986 11:45
36 years ago
4.9

27 km
21 km NW of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 15, 1987 06:45
36 years ago
4.9

52 km
136 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 17, 1987 16:32
35 years ago
4.9

40 km
155 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 27, 1987 16:14
35 years ago
4.9

63 km
142 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 07:07
37 years ago
4.8

33 km
24 km SE of Mualim Island, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 13:05
37 years ago
4.8

33 km
38 km E of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 13:35
37 years ago
4.8

38 km
23 km NW of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 9, 1985 02:48
37 years ago
4.8

45 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 70 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 10, 1985 13:09
37 years ago
4.8

33 km
East New Britain Province, 69 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 15, 1985 12:24
37 years ago
4.8

58 km
East New Britain Province, 98 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 14, 1986 16:05
36 years ago
4.8

232 km
24 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 23, 1986 21:16
36 years ago
4.8

72 km
Ailo Island, 80 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 20, 1986 03:24
36 years ago
4.8

53 km
43 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 7, 1986 12:39
36 years ago
4.8

68 km
106 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 26, 1986 10:30
36 years ago
4.8

400 km
28 km SW of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 13:16
36 years ago
4.8

78 km
65 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 11, 1986 15:25
36 years ago
4.8

79 km
79 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 29, 1986 15:32
36 years ago
4.8

49 km
77 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 12, 1986 04:30
36 years ago
4.8

230 km
82 km NE of Kimbe, Talasea District, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 11, 1986 16:08
36 years ago
4.8

418 km
41 km S of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 15, 1987 16:33
36 years ago
4.8

60 km
65 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 3, 1987 22:52
36 years ago
4.8

33 km
117 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 4, 1987 04:56
36 years ago
4.8

33 km
135 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 5, 1987 17:04
36 years ago
4.8

104 km
158 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 8, 1987 20:53
36 years ago
4.8

33 km
61 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 15, 1987 09:57
36 years ago
4.8

14 km
158 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 21, 1987 23:16
35 years ago
4.8

33 km
117 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 1, 1987 13:02
35 years ago
4.8

33 km
New Britain region, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 9, 1987 21:41
35 years ago
4.8

33 km
114 km N of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 06:37
37 years ago
4.7

33 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 63 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 4, 1985 17:06
37 years ago
4.7

47 km
Lamassa Island, 52 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 5, 1985 14:33
37 years ago
4.7

33 km
Mait Unanga, 49 km NE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 6, 1985 16:09
37 years ago
4.7

33 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 66 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 6, 1985 20:28
37 years ago
4.7

50 km
127 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 11, 1985 11:23
37 years ago
4.7

61 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 66 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 21, 1985 03:59
37 years ago
4.7

153 km
119 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 14, 1985 10:19
37 years ago
4.7

30 km
101 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 21, 1985 01:33
37 years ago
4.7

67 km
248 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 13, 1985 11:39
37 years ago
4.7

131 km
62 km W of North Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 18, 1985 16:28
37 years ago
4.7

407 km
North Island, 155 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 10, 1985 10:39
37 years ago
4.7

45 km
46 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 19, 1986 04:17
37 years ago
4.7

33 km
127 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 2, 1986 04:52
36 years ago
4.7

252 km
41 km SE of Bournand Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 18, 1986 21:02
36 years ago
4.7

64 km
Wallis Island, 85 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 20, 1986 08:42
36 years ago
4.7

33 km
193 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 30, 1986 12:50
36 years ago
4.7

33 km
North Island, 166 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 19, 1986 01:56
36 years ago
4.7

28 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 62 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 24, 1986 02:57
36 years ago
4.7

47 km
82 km W of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 4, 1986 20:58
36 years ago
4.7

42 km
155 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 21, 1986 18:05
36 years ago
4.7

53 km
146 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 13, 1987 05:48
36 years ago
4.7

54 km
150 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 16, 1987 17:47
35 years ago
4.7

49 km
242 km W of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 11:09
37 years ago
4.6

43 km
21 km N of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 17:51
37 years ago
4.6

33 km
37 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 10, 1985 01:58
37 years ago
4.6

33 km
New Britain region, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 23, 1985 18:49
37 years ago
4.6

33 km
36 km SW of New Ireland Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 12, 1985 22:27
37 years ago
4.6

33 km
138 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 25, 1985 18:18
37 years ago
4.6

126 km
90 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 20, 1986 01:22
36 years ago
4.6

78 km
119 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 4, 1986 00:37
36 years ago
4.6

49 km
20 km E of Duke of York Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 11, 1986 03:56
36 years ago
4.6

33 km
110 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 26, 1986 13:15
36 years ago
4.6

48 km
216 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 30, 1986 13:06
36 years ago
4.6

33 km
North Island, 170 km NW of Arawa, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 19, 1986 13:12
36 years ago
4.6

69 km
147 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 30, 1986 20:10
36 years ago
4.6

50 km
101 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 6, 1986 07:48
36 years ago
4.6

33 km
96 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 9, 1986 05:49
36 years ago
4.6

33 km
127 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 19, 1986 05:05
36 years ago
4.6

72 km
149 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 14, 1987 22:50
36 years ago
4.6

70 km
136 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 6, 1987 14:48
35 years ago
4.6

13 km
148 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 9, 1987 03:19
35 years ago
4.6

48 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 61 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jun 9, 1987 09:32
35 years ago
4.6

45 km
22 km SW of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 06:08
37 years ago
4.5

33 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 64 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 6, 1985 16:05
37 years ago
4.5

33 km
Mualim Island, 39 km E of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 13, 1985 13:17
37 years ago
4.5

33 km
Lamassa Island, New Ireland, 63 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 5, 1985 18:35
37 years ago
4.5

33 km
22 km SW of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 2, 1986 15:54
36 years ago
4.5

61 km
108 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 7, 1986 12:46
36 years ago
4.5

85 km
Wallis Island, 93 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 4, 1986 15:00
36 years ago
4.5

33 km
104 km E of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 5, 1986 12:33
36 years ago
4.5

65 km
26 km W of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 5, 1986 02:04
36 years ago
4.5

33 km
85 km SE of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Dec 7, 1986 14:14
36 years ago
4.5

33 km
96 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 23, 1987 10:24
36 years ago
4.5

44 km
114 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Feb 14, 1987 22:35
36 years ago
4.5

141 km
Lolobau Island, West New Britain Province, 127 km SW of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 24, 1987 02:24
35 years ago
4.5

60 km
142 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 7, 1987 05:19
35 years ago
4.5

20 km
103 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
May 20, 1987 15:58
35 years ago
4.5

127 km
126 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
May 24, 1987 15:42
35 years ago
4.5

131 km
East New Britain Province, 76 km NE of New Britain Island, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 3, 1985 06:49
37 years ago
4.4

33 km
21 km NE of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 17, 1985 23:10
37 years ago
4.4

33 km
23 km SW of Latangai Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1985 11:29
37 years ago
4.4

34 km
26 km N of Lamassa Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 7, 1985 08:53
37 years ago
4.4

115 km
132 km SW of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Nov 19, 1985 13:48
37 years ago
4.4

25 km
126 km SE of New Britain Island, West New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 22, 1986 18:12
36 years ago
4.4

33 km
Wallis Island, 85 km SE of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 26, 1986 08:43
36 years ago
4.4

103 km
64 km SE of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Aug 21, 1986 14:09
36 years ago
4.4

89 km
65 km E of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Sep 19, 1986 04:48
36 years ago
4.4

33 km
86 km SW of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Oct 17, 1986 03:47
36 years ago
4.4

11 km
122 km SW of Tanwoa Island, Bougainville, Papua New GuineaMore
Jan 8, 1987 20:47
36 years ago
4.4

33 km
32 km NE of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Mar 22, 1987 11:53
35 years ago
4.4

33 km
202 km S of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New GuineaMore
Apr 18, 1987 14:43
35 years ago
4.4

130 km
84 km S of Bournand Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
May 6, 1987 20:09
35 years ago
4.4

25 km
104 km S of Wallis Island, New Ireland, Papua New GuineaMore
Jul 13, 1985 14:59
37 years ago
4.3

33 km
Latangai Island, New Ireland, 65 km E of Kokopo, Papua New GuineaMore
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