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2016-12-17 10:51:12 UPDATED: (M7.9) NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA -4.5 153.4 (8fbb3)

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M7.9 - NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Preliminary Earthquake Report

Magnitude 7.9
Date-Time
  • 17 Dec 2016 10:51:13 UTC
  • 17 Dec 2016 20:51:13 near epicenter
  • 17 Dec 2016 11:51:13 standard time in your timezone
Location 4.509S 153.450E
Depth 103 km
Distances
  • 46 km (28 mi) E of Taron, Papua New Guinea
  • 132 km (81 mi) E of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
  • 298 km (184 mi) NW of Arawa, Papua New Guinea
  • 364 km (225 mi) SE of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
  • 881 km (546 mi) NE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.4 km; Vertical 4.3 km
Parameters Nph = 133; Dmin = 146.8 km; Rmss = 1.06 seconds; Gp = 17°
Version =
Event ID us 200081v8 ***This event supersedes event PT16352050,AT00oibstb.

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