Papua New Guinea has had: (M1.5 or greater)

  • 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours
  • 1 earthquake in the past 7 days
  • 23 earthquakes in the past 30 days
  • 340 earthquakes in the past 365 days

The largest earthquake in Papua New Guinea:


A

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2018-10-10 20:48:20 UTC at 20:48
October 10, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.678, 151.198
125.2 km from Kimbe (77.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

B

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2018-02-25 17:44:43 UTC at 17:44
February 25, 2018 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.068, 142.768
26.2 km from Tari (16.2 miles)

New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 23 km

C

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

D

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

E

7.8 magnitude earthquake

2016-12-08 17:38:46 UTC at 17:38
December 08, 2016 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -10.676, 161.33
68.2 km from Kirakira (42.2 miles)

Solomon Islands

Depth: 41 km

F
2015-07-27 21:41:21 UTC 7.0 magnitude, 48 km depth
Abepura, Papua, Indonesia

7.0 magnitude earthquake

2015-07-27 21:41:21 UTC at 21:41
July 27, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.629, 138.528
234.2 km from Abepura (145.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of Papua, Indonesia

Depth: 48 km

G

7.1 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-07 07:10:19 UTC at 07:10
May 07, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.218, 154.557
143.2 km from Panguna (88.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

H

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-05-05 01:44:06 UTC at 01:44
May 05, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.462, 151.875
130.2 km from Kokopo (80.2 miles)

Depth: 55 km

I

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2015-03-29 23:48:31 UTC at 23:48
March 29, 2015 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.729, 152.562
53.2 km from Kokopo (33.2 miles)

Depth: 41 km

J

7.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-04-19 13:28:00 UTC at 13:28
April 19, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.755, 155.024
70.2 km from Panguna (43.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 43 km