6.5 magnitude earthquake 98 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1949-03-17 21:05:15 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, March 17, 1949 21:05 PM
Your time: 1949-03-17T21:05:15Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Not reviewed by a seismologist
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6.5 magnitude earthquake

1949-03-17 21:05:15 UTC at 21:05
March 17, 1949 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.014, 151.664
98.2 km from Kokopo (61.2 miles)

Depth: 55 km