6.6 magnitude earthquake 58 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1976-07-17 21:06:32 UTC

UTC time: Saturday, July 17, 1976 21:06 PM
Your time: 1976-07-17T21:06:32Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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6.6 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-17 21:06:32 UTC at 21:06
July 17, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.157, 152.755
58.2 km from Kokopo (36.2 miles)

Depth: 53 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1976-07-17 21:35:36 UTC at 21:35
July 17, 1976 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.261, 152.879
69.2 km from Kokopo (42.2 miles)

Depth: 56 km