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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 26 January 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 26 January 2018

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Friday, 26 January 2018
Date & time: Fri, 26 Jan 22:47:57 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.33°S / 145.88°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (117 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 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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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
29412 / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 15 Jan 2019
Tue, 15 Jan 17:04 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 154km SSW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 Jan 2019
Wed, 16 Jan 18:29 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 156km SW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 (13 earthquakes)
Thu, 17 Jan 15:06 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info]Bismarck Sea[Map]GFZ
Thu, 17 Jan 15:14 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] BISMARCK SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Jan 15:23 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 171km SSW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 15:29 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] BISMARCK SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Jan 15:33 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] BISMARCK SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Jan 15:48 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]Bismarck Sea[Map]GFZ
Thu, 17 Jan 16:15 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- Bismarck Sea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 16:53 UTCM 5.4 / 10 km - [info]Bismarck Sea[Map]GFZ
Thu, 17 Jan 17:12 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]- 144km SSW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 20:34 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]- 136km SW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 20:34 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] NEAR N COAST OF NEW GUINEA, PNG.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 17 Jan 21:07 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 156km SSW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Thu, 17 Jan 21:08 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] BISMARCK SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 02:26 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] ADMIRALTY ISLANDS REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sun, 27 Jan 2019
Sun, 27 Jan 21:59 UTCM 4.9 / 29.6 km - [info]- 144km SW of Lorengau, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

 

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