5.7 magnitude earthquake 40 km from Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea

1998-05-11 04:01:40 UTC

UTC time: Monday, May 11, 1998 04:01 AM
Your time: 1998-05-11T04:01:40Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

5.7 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-11 04:01:40 UTC at 04:01
May 11, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.972, 142.05
40.2 km from Aitape (24.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

Aftershocks:
B

3.5 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-11 04:41:33 UTC at 04:41
May 11, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.1, 142.055
34.2 km from Aitape (21.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

C

3.6 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-11 06:02:58 UTC at 06:02
May 11, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.029, 142.152
27.2 km from Aitape (16.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

D

4.1 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-11 14:30:23 UTC at 14:30
May 11, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.99, 141.962
48.2 km from Aitape (29.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1998-05-14 00:00:18 UTC at 00:00
May 14, 1998 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.876, 141.369
25.2 km from Vanimo (16.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km