PNG Quake_150810
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 15:09:30 UTC

Monday, August 16, 2010 at 01:09:30 AM at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location:
5.708°S, 148.337°E

Depth:
183.1 km (113.8 miles) set by location program

Region:
NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Distances:
145 km (90 miles) WNW of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG

185 km (115 miles) NE of Lae, New Guinea, PNG

435 km (270 miles) NNE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

2460 km (1530 miles) NNW of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 3.5 km (2.2 miles); depth fixed by location program

Parameters:
NST=312, Nph=312, Dmin=429.5 km, Rmss=0.91 sec, Gp= 22°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=V

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
us2010zzbr