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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 62km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 62km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 23 December 2014
Date & time: Tuesday, 23 December 2014 21:19 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 08:19:51
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.7346°S / 155.1111°E (Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Loloru (61 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by other agencies

TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 23 Dec 2014
Tue, 23 Dec 21:19 UTCM 5.1 / 47 kmBOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 21:19 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Tue, 23 Dec 21:19 UTCM 5.0 / 65 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

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