7.2 magnitude earthquake 282 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

1974-10-23 06:14:54 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, October 23, 1974 06:14 AM
Your time: 1974-10-23T06:14:54Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-10-23 06:14:54 UTC at 06:14
October 23, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.42, 154.034
282.2 km from Panguna (175.2 miles)

D'entrecasteaux Islands

Depth: 48 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1974-10-26 13:28:20 UTC at 13:28
October 26, 1974 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -8.644, 153.47

D'entrecasteaux Islands

Depth: 70 km