5.0 magnitude earthquake 78 km from Lae, Morobe, Papua New Guinea

2011-08-12 10:46:30 UTC

UTC time: Friday, August 12, 2011 10:46 AM
Your time: 2011-08-12T10:46:30Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 4 people


A

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-08-12 10:46:30 UTC at 10:46
August 12, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.049, 147.211
78.2 km from Lae (48.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 64 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2011-08-16 17:33:07 UTC at 17:33
August 16, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.557, 147.144
130.2 km from Lae (80.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 186 km

C

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2011-08-18 11:14:09 UTC at 11:14
August 18, 2011 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.271, 147.564
49.2 km from Finschhafen (30.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 76 km