5.6 magnitude earthquake 131 km from Lae, Morobe, Papua New Guinea

2017-10-18 16:44:36 UTC

UTC time: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 16:44 PM
Your time: 2017-10-18T16:44:36Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 3 people


A

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-18 16:44:36 UTC at 16:44
October 18, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.551, 147.192
131.2 km from Lae (81.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 202 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.3 magnitude earthquake

2017-10-20 02:22:00 UTC at 02:22
October 20, 2017 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.605, 147.271
127.2 km from Lae (79.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 189 km