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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 105km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - 105km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 7 May 2014

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.5 quake: 75km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Sat, 19 Apr 13h27, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - 105km SW of Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, 7 May 2014
Date & time: Wednesday, 7 May 2014 04:45 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, May 07, 2014 14:45:00
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.0072°S / 154.8209°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Loloru (104 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]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 7 May 2014
Wed, 7 May 04:45 UTCM 5.2 / 39 kmSolomon IslandsGFZ
Wed, 7 May 04:45 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.EMSC
Wed, 7 May 04:45 UTCM 5.6 / 27 kmNear Bougainville IslandGeoAu

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