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Latest quakes in or near Rabaul, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, in the past 24 hours on Thursday, May 26, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 26, 2022 08:21 GMT -
In the past 24 hours, Rabaul had one quake of magnitude 4.7. Look up quakes in the past 30 days!
A moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake occurred in East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, 1 hour and 53 minutes ago.

Strongest quake today: Mag. 4.7 | East New Britain Province, 87 km E of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea -

Recent quakes above magnitude 4.0 in or near Rabaul, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea (updated )

Past 24 hours:1 quake | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 7 days:2 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 30 days:5 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:10 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 5 quakes M4+ | 4 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 365 days:65 quakes | 0 quakes M2+ | 0 quakes M3+ | 37 quakes M4+ | 26 quakes M5+ | 2 quakes M6+

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Thursday, May 26, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
May 26, 2022 4:27 pm (GMT +10) (May 26, 2022 06:27 GMT)
4.7

35 km
East New Britain Province, 87 km east of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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When was the latest earthquake in Rabaul?

The last earthquake in Rabaul occurred 1 hour and 53 minutes ago: Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - East New Britain Province, 87 km east of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 4:27 pm (GMT +10).

How many quakes were there in Rabaul today?

In the past 24 hours, Rabaul, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea had 1 quakes up to magnitude 4.7.

What was the strongest quake in Rabaul today?

The strongest earthquake in Rabaul today occurred 1 hour and 53 minutes ago: Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - East New Britain Province, 87 km east of New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 4:27 pm (GMT +10).

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