7.2 magnitude earthquake 139 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

1995-08-16 23:10:23 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, August 16, 1995 23:10 PM
Your time: 1995-08-16T23:10:23Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-16 23:10:23 UTC at 23:10
August 16, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.771, 154.347
139.2 km from Panguna (86.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

6.4 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 00:15:50 UTC at 00:15
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.934, 154.213
147.2 km from Panguna (91.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 14 km

C

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 00:35:51 UTC at 00:35
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.171, 153.964
169.2 km from Panguna (105.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

D

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 01:13:43 UTC at 01:13
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.387, 154.259
170.2 km from Panguna (105.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

E

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 01:59:58 UTC at 01:59
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.007, 154.3
135.2 km from Panguna (84.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 25 km

F

5.0 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 02:20:55 UTC at 02:20
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.216, 154.542
104.2 km from Panguna (65.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 35 km

G

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 02:42:46 UTC at 02:42
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.097, 153.902
176.2 km from Panguna (109.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

H

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 02:48:31 UTC at 02:48
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.048, 154.061
160.2 km from Panguna (99.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

I

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 02:56:33 UTC at 02:56
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.855, 154.021
169.2 km from Panguna (105.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

J

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1995-08-17 03:13:38 UTC at 03:13
August 17, 1995 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.025, 153.958
172.2 km from Panguna (106.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km