Magnitude 6.5 - NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
2012 July 28 20:03:56 UTC
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|Depth||41.2 km (25.6 miles)|
|Region||NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA|
|Distances||32 km (19 miles) SSE of Taron, PNG|
108 km (67 miles) ESE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
309 km (192 miles) WNW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
347 km (215 miles) ENE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 13.5 km (8.4 miles); depth +/- 2.8 km (1.7 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=602, Nph=614, Dmin=121.3 km, Rmss=0.85 sec, Gp= 11°,|
M-type="moment" magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=I
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