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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 5 May 2015
May 5 11:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 21.0 km.
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.5°S / 152.14°E
(Papua New Guinea)
Nearest volcano: Ulawun
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more
Date & time: Tuesday, 5 May 2015 08:16 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 5 May 2015|
|Tue, 5 May 08:16 UTC||M 5.6 / 40 km||NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.||EMSC|
|Tue, 5 May 08:16 UTC||M 5.3 / 42.8 km||129km S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea||USGS|
|Tue, 5 May 08:16 UTC||M 5.3 / 37 km||New Britain Region, PNG||GeoAu|
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