7.2 magnitude earthquake 58 km from Panguna, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

1996-04-29 14:40:41 UTC

UTC time: Monday, April 29, 1996 14:40 PM
Your time: 1996-04-29T14:40:41Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 14:40:41 UTC at 14:40
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.518, 154.999
58.2 km from Panguna (36.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 44 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 15:19:53 UTC at 15:19
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.519, 155.14
44.2 km from Panguna (27.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

C

3.5 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 17:38:33 UTC at 17:38
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.625, 155.166
49.2 km from Panguna (30.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

D

3.5 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 18:42:46 UTC at 18:42
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.796, 155.23
60.2 km from Panguna (37.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

E

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-29 23:20:30 UTC at 23:20
April 29, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.533, 155.146
44.2 km from Panguna (27.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

F

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-30 02:27:40 UTC at 02:27
April 30, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.589, 155.565
31.2 km from Panguna (19.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

G

4.2 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-30 03:53:19 UTC at 03:53
April 30, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -7.106, 154.831
113.2 km from Panguna (70.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

H

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-30 04:27:58 UTC at 04:27
April 30, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.778, 154.445
125.2 km from Panguna (78.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

I

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-30 05:27:41 UTC at 05:27
April 30, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.716, 154.78
89.2 km from Panguna (55.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

J

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1996-04-30 05:30:10 UTC at 05:30
April 30, 1996 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.828, 155.03
75.2 km from Panguna (47.2 miles)

Bougainville, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km