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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - New Britain Region, P.N.G. on Wednesday, 10 October 2018
Date & time: Wed, 10 Oct 20:48:17 UTC
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.61°S / 151.21°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Karai (Sulu Range) (32 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Wed, 10 Oct 20:48 UTCM 7.3 / 30 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 10 Oct 20:48 UTCM 7.0 / 40.3 km- 124km E of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Smithfield (3141.9 km S from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Slept through (via app)
6.8??? I thought it was 7.3 laugh out loud hahah / MMI IX (Violent shaking): 6.8 ????? I thought it was 7.3 hahhaha
Gianyar, Bali / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Few people woke up and run out of the building. Shaking lasted for quite a while (6 seconds). Glass shake was vey loud
Rabaul (185 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was quite long. Lasted about 2 minutes. (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 10 Oct 21:13 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 10 Oct 22:00 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 5 Dec 2018
Wed, 5 Dec 04:07 UTCM 4.6 / 375 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 12 Dec 2018
Wed, 12 Dec 04:59 UTCM 4.9 / 66 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 15 Dec 2018
Sat, 15 Dec 20:43 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]- 150km S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Mon, 17 Dec 11:14 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Mon, 17 Dec 17:23 UTCM 5.2 / 95 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Wed, 19 Dec 2018
Wed, 19 Dec 21:37 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 (7 earthquakes)
Fri, 21 Dec 00:50 UTCM 4.9 / 35 km - [info]- 81km SSW of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 21 Dec 05:23 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 21 Dec 06:17 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 131km S of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Fri, 21 Dec 06:33 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 21 Dec 07:28 UTCM 5.0 / 40 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Fri, 21 Dec 08:30 UTCM 5.7 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Fri, 21 Dec 12:26 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 22 Dec 2018
Sat, 22 Dec 07:36 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]- 99km SSW of Taron, Papua New Guinea[Map]USGS
Mon, 24 Dec 2018
Mon, 24 Dec 21:43 UTCM 4.7 / 109 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Thu, 27 Dec 2018
Thu, 27 Dec 02:20 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Sat, 29 Dec 2018
Sat, 29 Dec 15:34 UTCM 5.3 / 68 km - [info]New Britain Region, P.N.G.[Map]GFZ
Sat, 12 Jan 2019
Sat, 12 Jan 17:13 UTCM 5.3 / 68 km - [info]New Britain Region, PNG[Map]GeoAu
Thu, 7 Feb 2019
Thu, 7 Feb 09:29 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.[Map]EMSC
Wed, 20 Feb 2019
Wed, 20 Feb 14:45 UTCM 4.9 / 60 km - [info]NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea)
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC

 

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