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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Monday, 17 October 2016

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Monday, 17 October 2016

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Monday, 17 October 2016
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 90.0 to 78.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 78.0 to 84.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 84.0 to 81.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 81.0 to 79.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 79.0 to 78.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 78.0 to 80.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 81.0 km.
Oct 17 06:30: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 81.0 to 86.0 km.
Oct 17 06:32: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 86.0 to 85.0 km.
Oct 17 06:58: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 85.0 to 87.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 87.0 to 72.0 km.
Date & time: Mon, 17 Oct 06:15:01 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.01°S / 148.78°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Langila (84 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 17 Oct 2016
Mon, 17 Oct 06:14 UTCM 6.9 / 35 km- 78km WNW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 17 Oct 06:14 UTCM 6.8 / 40 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Madang / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt the earthquake
Sweden Alafors / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Port moresby / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 1 Nov 2016
Tue, 1 Nov 19:03 UTCM 6.0 / 50 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 15 Dec 2016
Thu, 15 Dec 06:40 UTCM 4.5 / 78.1 km - [info]- 64km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 16 Dec 2016
Fri, 16 Dec 18:16 UTCM 4.4 / 178 km - [info]- 146km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 8 Jan 2017
Sun, 8 Jan 08:52 UTCM 5.9 / 82 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 11 Jan 2017
Wed, 11 Jan 18:35 UTCM 5.1 / 140 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 13 Jan 2017
Fri, 13 Jan 06:42 UTCM 4.7 / 66 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 14 Jan 2017
Sat, 14 Jan 23:10 UTCM 4.8 / 162 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 24 Jan 2017
Tue, 24 Jan 03:47 UTCM 4.9 / 76 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 1 Feb 2017
Wed, 1 Feb 19:12 UTCM 4.3 / 69.7 km - [info]- 60km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 1 Feb 21:37 UTCM 4.5 / 191.7 km - [info]- 132km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 10 Feb 2017
Fri, 10 Feb 19:10 UTCM 5.1 / 76.6 km - [info]- 27km ENE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 21 Feb 2017
Tue, 21 Feb 07:03 UTCM 4.5 / 47.3 km - [info]- 36km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 25 Feb 2017
Sat, 25 Feb 13:24 UTCM 5.0 / 100 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 1 Mar 2017
Wed, 1 Mar 16:51 UTCM 4.9 / 55.8 km - [info]- 85km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 2 Mar 2017
Thu, 2 Mar 04:50 UTCM 4.6 / 68.1 km - [info]- 101km N of Lae, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 3 Mar 2017
Fri, 3 Mar 02:14 UTCM 5.0 / 104.8 km - [info]- 54km NNW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 3 Mar 10:46 UTCM 4.7 / 137.4 km - [info]- eastern New Guinea region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 5 Mar 2017
Sun, 5 Mar 15:48 UTCM 4.6 / 53.8 km - [info]- 64km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 5 Mar 22:47 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 8 Mar 2017
Wed, 8 Mar 07:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 8 Mar 07:30 UTCM 5.1 / 80 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 13 Mar 2017
Mon, 13 Mar 00:48 UTCM 4.1 / 58.5 km - [info]- eastern New Guinea region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 15 Mar 2017
Wed, 15 Mar 16:38 UTCM 4.5 / 212 km - [info]- eastern New Guinea region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 16 Mar 2017
Thu, 16 Mar 14:12 UTCM 4.7 / 91 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 8 Apr 2017
Sat, 8 Apr 12:23 UTCM 4.7 / 156 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 May 2017
Wed, 17 May 22:22 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info]- New Britain region, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 6 Jun 2017
Tue, 6 Jun 07:23 UTCM 4.9 / 83 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 13 Jun 2017
Tue, 13 Jun 18:02 UTCM 4.7 / 87 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 17 Jun 2017
Sat, 17 Jun 11:07 UTCM 4.8 / 42.7 km - [info]- 49km NE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 20 Jun 2017
Tue, 20 Jun 13:40 UTCM 4.7 / 57.2 km - [info]- 25km E of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Tue, 20 Jun 20:33 UTCM 4.5 / 77.4 km - [info]- 90km SSE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 7 Jul 2017
Fri, 7 Jul 03:42 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 7 Jul 08:33 UTCM 4.5 / 54.8 km - [info]- 27km S of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sat, 8 Jul 2017
Sat, 8 Jul 17:24 UTCM 4.8 / 49.9 km - [info]- 45km ENE of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 9 Jul 2017
Sun, 9 Jul 01:34 UTCM 4.2 / 44.4 km - [info]- 7km SSE of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 17 Jul 2017
Mon, 17 Jul 10:23 UTCM 4.7 / 154 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 2 Aug 2017
Wed, 2 Aug 14:45 UTCM 4.7 / 69 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 21 Aug 2017
Mon, 21 Aug 23:16 UTCM 4.8 / 399 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Tue, 22 Aug 2017
Tue, 22 Aug 11:05 UTCM 5.2 / 216 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Wed, 30 Aug 2017
Wed, 30 Aug 09:40 UTCM 4.6 / 61.1 km - [info]- 28km W of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 31 Aug 2017
Thu, 31 Aug 22:41 UTCM 4.7 / 179 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Thu, 14 Sep 2017
Thu, 14 Sep 15:52 UTCM 4.5 / 80 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Fri, 15 Sep 21:48 UTCM 4.6 / 106.6 km - [info]- 82km NNW of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Sun, 17 Sep 2017
Sun, 17 Sep 14:26 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 20 Sep 2017
Wed, 20 Sep 22:13 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info]Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 20 Sep 22:17 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 20 Sep 22:36 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 162km N of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 21 Sep 2017
Thu, 21 Sep 14:10 UTCM 4.6 / 138 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 16 Oct 2017
Mon, 16 Oct 12:02 UTCM 5.0 / 195 km - [info] EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.[Map]EMSC

 

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