7.1 magnitude earthquake 50 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1999-05-16 00:51:20 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, May 16, 1999 00:51 AM
Your time: 1999-05-16T00:51:20Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.1 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-16 00:51:20 UTC at 00:51
May 16, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -4.751, 152.486
50.2 km from Kokopo (31.2 miles)

Depth: 73 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.5 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 09:06:39 UTC at 09:06
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.195, 152.73
106.2 km from Kokopo (66.2 miles)

Depth: 69 km

C

6.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 10:07:56 UTC at 10:07
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.165, 152.877
112.2 km from Kokopo (70.2 miles)

Depth: 27 km

D

4.9 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 10:47:38 UTC at 10:47
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.204, 152.761
109.2 km from Kokopo (67.2 miles)

Depth: 58 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 11:06:00 UTC at 11:06
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.228, 152.791
113.2 km from Kokopo (70.2 miles)

Depth: 69 km

F

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 11:16:06 UTC at 11:16
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.199, 152.739
107.2 km from Kokopo (66.2 miles)

Depth: 62 km

G

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 11:30:11 UTC at 11:30
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.37, 152.848
129.2 km from Kokopo (80.2 miles)

Depth: 59 km

H

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 12:35:53 UTC at 12:35
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.522, 152.705
138.2 km from Kokopo (85.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

I

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 13:20:50 UTC at 13:20
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.419, 153.006
143.2 km from Kokopo (89.2 miles)

Depth: 33 km

J

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 17:04:20 UTC at 17:04
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.039, 152.537
81.2 km from Kokopo (50.2 miles)

Depth: 81 km