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17 October 2016

2016-10-17 07:14:49 UPDATED: (M5.9) XIZANG-QINGHAI BORDER REGION 32.9 94.9 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

***This event has been revised.


Region: XIZANG-QINGHAI BORDER REGION
Geographic coordinates: 32.906N, 94.880E
Magnitude: 5.9
Depth: 23 km
Universal Time (UTC): 17 Oct 2016 07:14:49
Time near the Epicenter: 17 Oct 2016 15:14:49
Local standard time in your area: 17 Oct 2016 09:14:49

Location with respect to nearby cities:
135 km (83 mi) NE of Dartang, China
294 km (182 mi) NW of Qamdo, China
313 km (194 mi) ENE of Nagqu, China
387 km (239 mi) S of Golmud He, China
785 km (486 mi) NE of Thimphu, Bhutan


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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event ID : us 20007eqh

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EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.8 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. 17/10/2016 06:14 (UTC)

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Magnitude 6.8 17/10/2016 06:14 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.

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A magnitude 6.8 earthquake has occurred NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. at:
5.92S 148.60E Depth 40km 17/10/2016 at 06:14:57 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
2440 km NW Brisbane (pop 1843392, local time 16:14:57.9 2016-10-17)
175 km W Kimbe (pop 18847, local time 16:14:57.9 2016-10-17)
426 km N Port moresby (pop 283733, local time 16:14:57.9 2016-10-17)

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M6.8 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. 17/10/2016 06:14 (UTC)

17/10/2016 06:14.
Magnitude 6.8.
NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.NORTH G. .
Latitude 5.92 South.
Longitude 148.60 East.
Depth 40 kilometers. ()
27 kilometers South East of Aumo

INFO: Mw 6.8 NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. 27 km SE Aumo 17/10/2016 06:14 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

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EMSC HAS RECORDED THE FOLLOWING SEISMIC EVENT
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EARTHQUAKE on 17/10/2016 at 06:14 (UTC)
NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. 27 km SE Aumo

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.8

Data provided by: GSRC LDG LVV NEWS

Latitude = 5.92 S
Longitude = 148.60 E
Origin Time = 06:14:57.9 (UTC)
Depth = 40 Km (f)
RMS = 1.41 sec
Gap = 131 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 24.6 Km
- Semi minor = 10.9 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 104 degrees

Number of data used = 76

Preliminary location computed on Mon Oct 17 11:04:48 2016 (UTC)
Done by Johann Bailleul

Comments :

Message number: 2358

All magnitudes estimations :
MS6.6 (GSRC) MB6.7 (LDG) Mb4.5 (NEWS)

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2016-10-17 07:14:50 (M6.4) XIZANG-QINGHAI BORDER REGION 32.9 94.9 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: XIZANG-QINGHAI BORDER REGION
Geographic coordinates: 32.910N, 94.872E
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 32 km
Universal Time (UTC): 17 Oct 2016 07:14:50
Time near the Epicenter: 17 Oct 2016 15:14:50
Local standard time in your area: 17 Oct 2016 09:14:50

Location with respect to nearby cities:
135 km (83 mi) NE of Dartang, China
295 km (182 mi) NW of Qamdo, China
312 km (193 mi) ENE of Nagqu, China
387 km (239 mi) S of Golmud He, China
785 km (486 mi) NE of Thimphu, Bhutan


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
________________________________
event ID : us 20007eqh

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2016-10-17 06:14:58 UPDATED: (M6.9) NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA -6.1 148.9 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Geographic coordinates: 6.053S, 148.862E
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 35 km
Universal Time (UTC): 17 Oct 2016 06:14:58
Time near the Epicenter: 17 Oct 2016 16:14:58
Local standard time in your area: 17 Oct 2016 08:14:58

Location with respect to nearby cities:
78 km (48 mi) WNW of Kandrian, Papua New Guinea
152 km (94 mi) WSW of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
220 km (136 mi) ENE of Lae, Papua New Guinea
275 km (170 mi) ENE of Bulolo, Papua New Guinea
418 km (259 mi) NNE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
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event ID : us 20007ept

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