7.7 magnitude earthquake 155 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

1995-08-16 10:27:28 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, August 16, 1995 10:27 AM
Your time: 1995-08-16T10:27:28Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 10:27:28 UTC at 10:27
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.799, 154.178
155.2 km from Panguna (96.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 30 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 10:47:12 UTC at 10:47
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.251, 153.63
181.2 km from Kokopo (112.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

C
1995-08-16 10:56:09 UTC 4.7 magnitude, 33 km depth
Southeast Asia

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 10:56:09 UTC at 10:56
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.457, 153.719

Depth: 33 km

D

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 11:37:55 UTC at 11:37
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.183, 153.808
194.2 km from Kokopo (120.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

E

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 12:03:19 UTC at 12:03
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.387, 153.624
189.2 km from Kokopo (117.2 miles)

Depth: 29 km

F
1995-08-16 12:20:36 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 33 km depth
Southeast Asia

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 12:20:36 UTC at 12:20
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.334, 153.799

Depth: 33 km

G

4.0 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 12:40:57 UTC at 12:40
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.585, 153.86
197.2 km from Panguna (122.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

H

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 12:57:59 UTC at 12:57
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.191, 153.722
186.2 km from Kokopo (115.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 13:20:49 UTC at 13:20
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.206, 153.565
172.2 km from Kokopo (107.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

J

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 13:31:11 UTC at 13:31
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.356, 153.657
190.2 km from Kokopo (118.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km