Magnitude 6.6 - BOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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2013 April 14 01:32:23 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location 6.479°S, 154.584°E
Depth35.3 km (21.9 miles)
RegionBOUGAINVILLE REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Distances105 km (65 miles) W of Panguna, Papua New Guinea
113 km (70 miles) WSW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
347 km (215 miles) SE of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
499 km (310 miles) ESE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.8 km (8.6 miles); depth +/- 5 km (3.1 miles)
ParametersNST=463, Nph=466, Dmin=368.5 km, Rmss=0.51 sec, Gp= 18°,
M-type=(unknown type), Version=O
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusb000g6lc
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