5.8 magnitude earthquake 91 km from Kimbe, West New Britain, Papua New Guinea

2020-10-08 15:58:49 UTC

UTC time: Thursday, October 08, 2020 15:58 PM
Your time: 2020-10-08T15:58:49Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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5.8 magnitude earthquake

2020-10-08 15:58:49 UTC at 15:58
October 08, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.9, 150.835
91.2 km from Kimbe (57.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 30 km

Aftershocks:
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4.1 magnitude earthquake

2020-10-08 17:54:48 UTC at 17:54
October 08, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.676, 150.842
146.2 km from Kimbe (91.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 10 km

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4.2 magnitude earthquake

2020-10-12 06:32:04 UTC at 06:32
October 12, 2020 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.966, 150.395
54.2 km from Kimbe (33.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 62 km