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Past earthquakes in Gazelle, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea: April 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Jun 26, 2022 20:35 GMT -
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Quakes during April 2022:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 6
  • 1 quake between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 1 quake between magnitude 4 and 5
During April 2022, Gazelle was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.1, 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, and 1 quake of magnitude 4.8.

Strongest quake: Mag. 6.1 | 27 km W of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea -

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (3 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Friday, April 15, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Apr 16, 2022 12:22 am (GMT +10) (Apr 15, 2022 14:22 GMT)
4.8

10 km
Solomon Sea, 165 km east of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea MoreMap
Apr 15, 2022 4:54 pm (GMT +10) (Apr 15, 2022 06:54 GMT)
5.1

10 km
Solomon Sea, 184 km south of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea MoreMap
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Apr 13, 2022 1:00 pm (GMT +10) (Apr 13, 2022 03:00 GMT)
6.1

149 km
27 km west of Kokopo, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea 2 reportsMoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9.3 x 1013 joules (25.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 22214 tons of TNT or 1.4 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy

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