8.0 magnitude earthquake 201 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

1971-07-14 06:11:30 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, July 14, 1971 06:11 AM
Your time: 1971-07-14T06:11:30Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Not reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

8.0 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 06:11:30 UTC at 06:11
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.524, 153.85
201.2 km from Panguna (124.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 07:37:22 UTC at 07:37
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.036, 153.545
161.2 km from Kokopo (100.2 miles)

Depth: 70 km

C

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 07:41:12 UTC at 07:41
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.675, 153.885
190.2 km from Panguna (118.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

D

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 12:30:17 UTC at 12:30
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.681, 154.153
163.2 km from Panguna (101.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 40 km

E

6.1 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 17:38:52 UTC at 17:38
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.284, 153.233
148.2 km from Kokopo (92.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

F

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 18:27:06 UTC at 18:27
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.232, 153.188
141.2 km from Kokopo (87.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

G

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-14 18:27:47 UTC at 18:27
July 14, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.203, 153.232
142.2 km from Kokopo (88.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

H

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-18 14:31:19 UTC at 14:31
July 18, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.869, 153.288
127.2 km from Kokopo (79.2 miles)

Depth: 47 km

I

7.0 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-19 00:14:46 UTC at 00:14
July 19, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.754, 153.868
189.2 km from Panguna (117.2 miles)

Depth: 35 km

J

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-20 21:25:56 UTC at 21:25
July 20, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.728, 153.884
188.2 km from Panguna (117.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km