7.9 magnitude earthquake 132 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

2016-12-17 10:51:12 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, December 17, 2016 10:51 AM
Your time: 2016-12-17T10:51:12Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 15 people


A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 10:51:12 UTC at 10:51
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.509, 153.45
132.2 km from Kokopo (82.2 miles)

Depth: 103 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 11:22:39 UTC at 11:22
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.429, 153.542
142.2 km from Kokopo (88.2 miles)

Depth: 89 km

C

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 13:16:29 UTC at 13:16
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.599, 153.72
163.2 km from Kokopo (101.2 miles)

Depth: 102 km

D

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 13:40:46 UTC at 13:40
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.233, 153.768
193.2 km from Kokopo (120.2 miles)

Depth: 71 km

E

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 22:38:24 UTC at 22:38
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.574, 153.734
165.2 km from Kokopo (102.2 miles)

Depth: 108 km

F

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-17 22:48:35 UTC at 22:48
December 17, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.806, 153.81
178.2 km from Kokopo (111.2 miles)

Depth: 122 km

G

4.4 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-18 17:20:57 UTC at 17:20
December 18, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.765, 154.011
199.2 km from Kokopo (123.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 99 km

H

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-20 01:57:44 UTC at 01:57
December 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.637, 153.779
171.2 km from Kokopo (106.2 miles)

Depth: 104 km

I

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-20 15:21:30 UTC at 15:21
December 20, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.566, 153.803
172.2 km from Kokopo (106.2 miles)

Depth: 97 km

J

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-22 00:56:04 UTC at 00:56
December 22, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.701, 153.711
165.2 km from Kokopo (102.2 miles)

Depth: 107 km