PNG Quake_310711
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Earthquake Location
Date-Time:
Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 23:38:57 UTC

Monday, August 01, 2011 at 09:38:57 AM at epicenter

Time of Earthquake in other Time Zones

Location:
3.569°S, 144.844°E

Depth:
16.8 km (10.4 miles)

Region:
NEAR NORTH COAST OF NEW GUINEA, P.N.G.

Distances:
134 km (83 miles) E of Wewak, New Guinea, PNG

211 km (131 miles) NNW of Madang, New Guinea, PNG

701 km (435 miles) NNW of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

2787 km (1731 miles) NNW of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

Location Uncertainty:
horizontal +/- 14.2 km (8.8 miles); depth +/- 5.8 km (3.6 miles)

Parameters:
NST=125, Nph=125, Dmin=327.3 km, Rmss=1 sec, Gp= 29°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=7

Source:
Magnitude: NOAA, Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID:
usc0005706