7.6 magnitude earthquake 66 km from Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea

2002-09-08 18:44:23 UTC

UTC time: Sunday, September 08, 2002 18:44 PM
Your time: 2002-09-08T18:44:23Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


A

7.6 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 18:44:23 UTC at 18:44
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.302, 142.945
66.2 km from Aitape (41.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 13 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 18:50:06 UTC at 18:50
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.306, 143.41
36.2 km from Wewak (22.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

C

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 18:58:59 UTC at 18:58
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.365, 143.68
21.2 km from Wewak (13.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

D

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:00:16 UTC at 19:00
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.423, 143.732
17.2 km from Wewak (11.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

E

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:23:55 UTC at 19:23
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.2, 143.225
59.2 km from Wewak (36.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

F

3.8 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:27:45 UTC at 19:27
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.181, 143.352
51.2 km from Wewak (31.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

G

4.7 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:43:37 UTC at 19:43
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.251, 143.314
48.2 km from Wewak (30.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

H

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:52:24 UTC at 19:52
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.274, 143.597
30.2 km from Wewak (19.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

I

4.8 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:57:09 UTC at 19:57
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -2.897, 143.229
84.2 km from Wewak (52.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

J

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2002-09-08 19:57:33 UTC at 19:57
September 08, 2002 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -3.324, 143.599
25.2 km from Wewak (15.2 miles)

Near N Coast Of New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km