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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Wednesday, 11 September 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G. (Papua New Guinea) on Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 85.4 to 97.9 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 11 September 2019 11:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 97.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.914°S / 147.405°E (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée)
Nearest volcano: Umboi (69 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
Lae (112.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Aiyura Valley, EHP (176.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(18284 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Beaumont / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

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