Magnitude 7.7 - NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
2005 September 09 07:26:43 UTC
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|Depth||91.3 km (56.7 miles) set by location program|
|Region||NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA|
45 km (30 miles) E of Taron, New Ireland, PNG
145 km (90 miles) ESE of Rabaul, New Britain, PNG
885 km (550 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea
2535 km (1580 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 4.6 km (2.9 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=276, Nph=276, Dmin=898.4 km, Rmss=0.99 sec, Gp= 40°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=S
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Felt at Rabaul and on Lihir.
Scientific & Technical Information
- Preliminary Earthquake Report
- U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver