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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 9 December 2014

Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 9 December 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 70.0 to 50.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 9 Dec 02:01:34 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 50.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.46°S / 154.38°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Balbi (87 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 9 Dec 2014
Tue, 9 Dec 02:01 UTCM 5.3 / 10 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Tue, 9 Dec 02:01 UTCM 5.3 / 65.1 km126km W of Panguna, Papua New GuineaUSGS
Tue, 9 Dec 02:01 UTCM 5.2 / 58 kmBougainville Island Region, PNGGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 9 Dec 02:33 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 9 Dec 04:06 UTCM 5.0 / 58 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Tue, 9 Dec 18:00 UTCM 4.7 / 65.4 km - [info]107km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Dec 2014
Wed, 10 Dec 22:10 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Thu, 11 Dec 2014
Thu, 11 Dec 15:46 UTCM 4.8 / 60 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Dec 2014
Wed, 17 Dec 13:05 UTCM 5.1 / 52.5 km - [info]122km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 22 Dec 2014
Mon, 22 Dec 22:35 UTCM 5.1 / 23 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 22 Dec 22:38 UTCM 5.2 / 20 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 22 Dec 22:48 UTCM 4.8 / 60 km - [info] SOLOMON ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 2014
Tue, 23 Dec 21:19 UTCM 5.1 / 33 km - [info]62km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 25 Dec 2014
Thu, 25 Dec 00:48 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Fri, 26 Dec 2014
Fri, 26 Dec 16:38 UTCM 4.8 / 80.8 km - [info]58km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 28 Dec 2014
Sun, 28 Dec 03:46 UTCM 4.6 / 126 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 28 Dec 04:17 UTCM 4.5 / 47 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

 

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