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08 March 2018

INFO: Mw 6.8 NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G. 32 km NE Silur mission 08/03/2018 17:39 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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EMSC HAS RECORDED THE FOLLOWING SEISMIC EVENT
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EARTHQUAKE on 08/03/2018 at 17:39 (UTC)
NEW IRELAND REGION, P.N.G. 32 km NE Silur mission

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.8

Data provided by: AT BUD GFZ GSRC KAN MAD PT PTWC SEO

Latitude = 4.38 S
Longitude = 153.29 E
Origin Time = 17:39:49.8 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 1.34 sec
Gap = 32 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 6.5 Km
- Semi minor = 5.7 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 45 degrees

Number of data used = 138

Preliminary location computed on Thu Mar 8 17:59:44 2018 (UTC)
Done by Johann Bailleul

Comments :

Message number: 2585

All magnitudes estimations :
Mi7.0 (AT) M 7.0 (BUD) M 6.9 (GFZ) Mb5.9 (GSRC) M
w6.4 (KAN) Mi7.0 (PT) Mw7.0 (PTWC) M 7.0 (SEO)

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