Magnitude 6.2 - BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
2010 February 01 22:28:17 UTC
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|Depth||33 km (20.5 miles) set by location program|
|Region||BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA|
|Distances||125 km (80 miles) W of Arawa, Bougainville, PNG|
235 km (145 miles) SE of Taron, New Ireland, PNG
885 km (550 miles) ENE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea
2370 km (1470 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 4.8 km (3.0 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=169, Nph=169, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.06 sec, Gp= 36°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7
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