Magnitude 6.6 - NEAR NORTH COAST OF NEW GUINEA, P.N.G.

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2013 April 16 22:55:27 UTC

Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location 3.218°S, 142.543°E
Depth13 km (8.1 miles)
RegionNEAR NORTH COAST OF NEW GUINEA, P.N.G.
Distances18 km (11 miles) ESE of Aitape, Papua New Guinea
130 km (80 miles) WNW of Wewak, Papua New Guinea
145 km (90 miles) ESE of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea
213 km (132 miles) ESE of Jayapura, Indonesia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 13.6 km (8.5 miles); depth +/- 2.7 km (1.7 miles)
ParametersNST=101, Nph=101, Dmin=552.1 km, Rmss=1.42 sec, Gp= 18°,
M-type="moment" magnitude from initial P wave (tsuboi method) (Mi/Mwp), Version=I
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusb000g8my
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