6.8 magnitude earthquake 142 km from Lae, Morobe, Papua New Guinea

2012-04-17 07:13:49 UTC

UTC time: April 17, 2012 07:13 am

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6.8 magnitude earthquake

2012-04-17 07:13:49 UTC at 07:13
April 17, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.462, 147.117
142.2 km from Lae (88.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 198 km

Aftershocks:
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4.5 magnitude earthquake

2012-04-18 09:24:07 UTC at 09:24
April 18, 2012 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.517, 147.105
6.2 km from Lae (3.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 204 km