6.6 magnitude earthquake 123 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1971-07-27 20:47:59 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, July 27, 1971 20:47 PM
Your time: 1971-07-27T20:47:59Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Not reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-27 20:47:59 UTC at 20:47
July 27, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.283, 152.88
123.2 km from Kokopo (76.2 miles)

Depth: 40 km

Aftershocks:
B

6.5 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-28 01:10:25 UTC at 01:10
July 28, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.127, 152.864
108.2 km from Kokopo (67.2 miles)

Depth: 24 km

C

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-28 10:17:32 UTC at 10:17
July 28, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.544, 152.552
135.2 km from Kokopo (84.2 miles)

Depth: 50 km

D

5.8 magnitude earthquake

1971-07-30 06:18:15 UTC at 06:18
July 30, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.61, 152.966
83.2 km from Kokopo (51.2 miles)

Depth: 55 km

E

5.9 magnitude earthquake

1971-08-02 00:19:52 UTC at 00:19
August 02, 1971 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.515, 152.532
132.2 km from Kokopo (82.2 miles)

Depth: 11 km