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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 125km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 125km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - 125km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Tuesday, 16 April 2013
Date & time: Tue, 16 Apr 10:00:24 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:00
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.6519°S / 154.405°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Balbi (103 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.6*10^13 J (4.4 GWh / 3788 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 16 Apr 2013
Tue, 16 Apr 10:00 UTCM 5.5 / 7 km BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Tue, 16 Apr 10:00 UTCM 5.7 / 43 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Tue, 16 Apr 10:00 UTCM 5.8 / 36 kmSolomon IslandsGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Gurgaon / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Dubai / MMI III (Weak shaking)
PECHS, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Dubai, UAE / MMI III (Weak shaking)
73160 / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 16 Apr 14:15 UTCM 4.4 / 42.9 km - [info]143km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 17 Apr 2013
Wed, 17 Apr 15:52 UTCM 4.6 / 67.9 km - [info]132km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 18 Apr 2013
Thu, 18 Apr 21:00 UTCM 4.5 / 97.3 km - [info]128km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 25 Apr 2013
Thu, 25 Apr 04:57 UTCM 4.6 / 108 km - [info]4.6 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Fri, 10 May 2013
Fri, 10 May 22:52 UTCM 5.0 / 56.6 km - [info]120km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 May 2013
Sun, 12 May 08:48 UTCM 4.8 / 45 km - [info]134km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 May 09:07 UTCM 4.8 / 48.1 km - [info]139km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 17 May 2013
Fri, 17 May 08:32 UTCM 5.4 / 69.3 km - [info]118km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 May 2013
Tue, 21 May 18:52 UTCM 5.0 / 68.9 km - [info]102km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 30 May 2013
Thu, 30 May 18:49 UTCM 4.8 / 70 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Jun 2013
Sat, 1 Jun 17:32 UTCM 5.5 / 70.5 km - [info]84km WSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Sun, 2 Jun 2013
Sun, 2 Jun 00:58 UTCM 4.9 / 31.8 km - [info]105km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 2 Jun 16:39 UTCM 5.0 / 50 km - [info]130km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 2 Jun 17:03 UTCM 4.8 / 43 km - [info]4.8 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 3 Jun 2013
Mon, 3 Jun 08:03 UTCM 4.7 / 24.8 km - [info]155km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 6 Jun 2013
Thu, 6 Jun 08:16 UTCM 5.0 / 80.7 km - [info]92km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 4 Jul 2013
Thu, 4 Jul 17:16 UTCM 6.1 / 72 km - [info]81km SSE of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 15 Jul 2013
Mon, 15 Jul 22:39 UTCM 4.6 / 111.5 km - [info]107km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 16 Jul 2013
Tue, 16 Jul 09:35 UTCM 6.0 / 44.3 km - [info]77km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 20 Aug 2013
Tue, 20 Aug 21:18 UTCM 5.3 / 68.1 km - [info]118km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 29 Aug 2013
Thu, 29 Aug 01:55 UTCM 4.7 / 65.2 km - [info]85km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 2 Sep 2013
Mon, 2 Sep 04:30 UTCM 6.1 / 49.4 km - [info]54km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 13 Sep 2013
Fri, 13 Sep 07:21 UTCM 4.7 / 37.1 km - [info]65km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 14 Sep 2013
Sat, 14 Sep 20:35 UTCM 5.7 / 79 km - [info]80km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 20 Sep 2013
Fri, 20 Sep 06:30 UTCM 4.7 / 89.6 km - [info]81km SSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 25 Sep 2013
Wed, 25 Sep 11:23 UTCM 4.8 / 35.4 km - [info]Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 29 Sep 2013
Sun, 29 Sep 08:56 UTCM 5.0 / 88.7 km - [info]Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 Oct 2013
Wed, 16 Oct 10:31 UTCM 6.8 / 54.1 km - [info]64km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 Oct 12:46 UTCM 5.3 / 66.6 km - [info]58km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 Oct 20:49 UTCM 4.9 / 100 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Oct 2013
Thu, 17 Oct 06:31 UTCM 4.8 / 35 km - [info]Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 2013
Fri, 18 Oct 05:05 UTCM 4.9 / 38.4 km - [info]69km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 10:17 UTCM 4.5 / 54.2 km - [info]53km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 11:18 UTCM 4.5 / 44 km - [info]76km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 Oct 11:39 UTCM 4.4 / 178 km - [info]4.4 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 19 Oct 2013
Sat, 19 Oct 22:49 UTCM 5.2 / 48.7 km - [info]Bougainville region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 20 Oct 2013
Sun, 20 Oct 18:48 UTCM 5.1 / 71.6 km - [info]55km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 21 Oct 2013
Mon, 21 Oct 23:50 UTCM 4.7 / 80.5 km - [info]71km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 22 Oct 2013
Tue, 22 Oct 21:15 UTCM 5.5 / 57 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 23 Oct 2013
Wed, 23 Oct 02:46 UTCM 4.6 / 42 km - [info]4.6 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 28 Oct 2013
Mon, 28 Oct 20:01 UTCM 5.3 / 57.6 km - [info]61km W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 7 Nov 2013
Thu, 7 Nov 20:13 UTCM 5.3 / 61.6 km - [info]80km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 8 Nov 2013
Fri, 8 Nov 03:25 UTCM 4.7 / 26 km - [info]160km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Nov 2013
Mon, 11 Nov 12:38 UTCM 4.8 / 45 km - [info]4.8 BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 11 Nov 20:25 UTCM 4.7 / 88.3 km - [info]92km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 11 Nov 21:05 UTCM 4.6 / 78.4 km - [info]78km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Nov 2013
Tue, 12 Nov 20:00 UTCM 5.1 / 64.7 km - [info]61km SW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS
Tue, 12 Nov 20:00 UTCM 4.7 / 252 km - [info]Bougainville Island Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 15 Nov 2013
Fri, 15 Nov 08:08 UTCM 4.9 / 56.8 km - [info]75km WSW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 15 Nov 09:04 UTCM 4.5 / 31.3 km - [info]69km WSW of Chirovanga, Solomon Islands[Map]USGS

 

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