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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 26 January 2016

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - New Ireland Region, P.N.G. on Tuesday, 26 January 2016
Jan 26 03:19: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Jan 26 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 24.0 km.
Jan 26 09:54: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.1.
Date & time: Tue, 26 Jan 03:10:20 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.33°S / 153.16°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Ambitle (127 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 26 Jan 2016
Tue, 26 Jan 03:10 UTCM 6.0 / 44 km NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Jan 03:10 UTCM 6.1 / 50 kmNew Ireland Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 26 Jan 03:10 UTCM 6.1 / 19.5 kmNew Ireland, Papua New Guinea, region [Sea: Papua New Guinea][Map]INGV

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 4 Dec 2016
Sun, 4 Dec 04:41 UTCM 5.0 / 51 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 10 Dec 2016
Sat, 10 Dec 16:24 UTCM 6.0 / 151 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 (22 earthquakes)
Sat, 17 Dec 10:51 UTCM 7.9 / 93 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 11:22 UTCM 5.7 / 83 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 11:27 UTCM 6.4 / 34 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 11:44 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 12:01 UTCM 5.2 / 28 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 12:13 UTCM 4.5 / 49 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 12:27 UTCM 5.2 / 54 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 12:52 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 12:58 UTCM 4.8 / 55 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 13:16 UTCM 5.4 / 124 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 13:34 UTCM 4.8 / 78 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 13:40 UTCM 5.3 / 98 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 13:55 UTCM 5.1 / 94 km - [info]Solomon Islands[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 15:29 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 16:13 UTCM 5.0 / 60 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 16:55 UTCM 4.6 / 122 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 17:16 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 17:46 UTCM 4.9 / 72 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 18:02 UTCM 5.0 / 51 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 20:58 UTCM 4.7 / 62 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Dec 22:38 UTCM 4.9 / 109 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 17 Dec 22:48 UTCM 4.5 / 119 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 2016 (9 earthquakes)
Sun, 18 Dec 00:43 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sun, 18 Dec 01:07 UTCM 4.6 / 60 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 04:34 UTCM 4.6 / 55 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 13:06 UTCM 4.7 / 38 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 14:41 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sun, 18 Dec 17:20 UTCM 4.4 / 100 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 19:55 UTCM 4.9 / 63 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 19:57 UTCM 5.5 / 40 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 18 Dec 21:10 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info] BOUGAINVILLE REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 (8 earthquakes)
Mon, 19 Dec 02:22 UTCM 4.5 / 41.6 km - [info]- 134km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 19 Dec 02:50 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 02:51 UTCM 5.0 / 188 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 19 Dec 10:59 UTCM 5.2 / 53 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 11:05 UTCM 5.1 / 67 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Mon, 19 Dec 13:31 UTCM 4.7 / 44.9 km - [info]- 131km SSE of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 19 Dec 19:03 UTCM 4.8 / 74 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 23:17 UTCM 4.9 / 40 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 2016
Tue, 20 Dec 01:57 UTCM 5.1 / 114 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Tue, 20 Dec 04:33 UTCM 5.3 / 30 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Tue, 20 Dec 06:14 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 20 Dec 10:46 UTCM 4.5 / 117.3 km - [info]- 163km WNW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 20 Dec 15:21 UTCM 4.9 / 113 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Wed, 21 Dec 22:45 UTCM 4.6 / 26 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec 23:27 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Ireland Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 22 Dec 2016
Thu, 22 Dec 00:56 UTCM 4.5 / 107 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 22 Dec 00:59 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

 

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