7.9 magnitude earthquake 40 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

2017-01-22 04:30:23 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, January 22, 2017 04:30 AM
Your time: 2017-01-22T04:30:23Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 25 people


A

7.9 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-22 04:30:23 UTC at 04:30
January 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.214, 155.122
40.2 km from Panguna (25.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 136 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-22 05:37:41 UTC at 05:37
January 22, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.872, 154.626
107.2 km from Panguna (66.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 148 km

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-28 01:43:28 UTC at 01:43
January 28, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.916, 154.813
86.2 km from Panguna (53.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 164 km

D

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2017-01-28 05:58:03 UTC at 05:58
January 28, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.035, 154.807
81.2 km from Panguna (50.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 209 km