Magnitude 6.5 - NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
2013 March 10 22:51:51 UTC
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|Depth||28.9 km (18.0 miles)|
|Region||NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA|
|Distances||44 km (27 miles) ESE of Finschhafen, Papua New Guinea|
138 km (85 miles) E of Lae, Papua New Guinea
180 km (111 miles) ENE of Wau, Papua New Guinea
182 km (113 miles) ENE of Bulolo, Papua New Guinea
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 13.6 km (8.5 miles); depth +/- 5.9 km (3.7 miles)|
|Parameters||NST=100, Nph=103, Dmin=517.6 km, Rmss=1.3 sec, Gp= 18°,|
M-type=(unknown type), Version=C
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