6.8 magnitude earthquake 83 km from Kandrian, West New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1985-07-22 09:26:53 UTC

UTC time: Monday, July 22, 1985 09:26 AM
Your time: 1985-07-22T09:26:53Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

6.8 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 09:26:53 UTC at 09:26
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.291, 148.783
83.2 km from Kandrian (52.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 49 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 09:45:58 UTC at 09:45
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.415, 148.838
80.2 km from Kandrian (50.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 73 km

C

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 09:51:34 UTC at 09:51
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.578, 148.712
93.2 km from Finschhafen (58.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

D

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 10:12:27 UTC at 10:12
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.525, 148.829
85.2 km from Kandrian (53.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 37 km

E

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 10:55:44 UTC at 10:55
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.622, 148.723
94.2 km from Finschhafen (58.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 67 km

F

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 11:25:25 UTC at 11:25
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.398, 148.837
80.2 km from Kandrian (49.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 42 km

G

3.8 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 12:18:45 UTC at 12:18
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.516, 148.867
81.2 km from Kandrian (50.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

H

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-22 15:57:07 UTC at 15:57
July 22, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.494, 148.735
94.2 km from Kandrian (58.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 51 km

I

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1985-07-27 17:51:48 UTC at 17:51
July 27, 1985 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.744, 148.969
86.2 km from Kandrian (53.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 62 km