PNG Quake_160611
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 00:03:36 UTC

Thursday, June 16, 2011 at 10:03:36 AM at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location:
5.994°S, 151.095°E

Depth:
21.5 km (13.4 miles)

Region:
NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Distances:
115 km (71 miles) ESE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG

173 km (107 miles) E of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG

577 km (358 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

2389 km (1484 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 15 km (9.3 miles); depth +/- 7.3 km (4.5 miles)

Parameters:
NST=178, Nph=180, Dmin=231.5 km, Rmss=1.06 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=8

Source:
USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
usc00048pr