Earthquake Details

  • This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
Magnitude 6.2
Date-Time
Location 4.849°S, 144.583°E
Depth 77.3 km (48.0 miles)
Region NEAR NORTH COAST OF NEW GUINEA, P.N.G.
Distances 104 km (64 miles) SSE of Angoram, Papua New Guinea
118 km (73 miles) NNE of Mount Hagen, Papua New Guinea
141 km (87 miles) WNW of Madang, Papua New Guinea
163 km (101 miles) NNW of Goroka, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13.5 km (8.4 miles); depth +/- 5.8 km (3.6 miles)
Parameters NST=121, Nph=126, Dmin=438.6 km, Rmss=1.15 sec, Gp= 25°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usc000c350