6.6 magnitude earthquake 112 km from Kokopo, East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

1999-05-17 10:07:56 UTC

UTC time: Monday, May 17, 1999 10:07 AM
Your time: 1999-05-17T10:07:56Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

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

Aftershocks:
B

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

C

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

D

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

E

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

F

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

G

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

H

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

I

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 17:42:30 UTC at 17:42
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.132, 152.611
94.2 km from Kokopo (58.2 miles)

Depth: 77 km

J

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1999-05-17 18:19:50 UTC at 18:19
May 17, 1999 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.414, 152.784
130.2 km from Kokopo (81.2 miles)

Depth: 65 km