Mar 26, 2018

2018-03-26 09:51:00 UPDATED: (M6.6) NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G. -5.5 151.4 (10544)

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==



Region: NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.
Geographic coordinates: 5.462S, 151.396E
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 39 km
Universal Time (UTC): 26 Mar 2018 09:51:01
Time near the Epicenter: 26 Mar 2018 19:51:01
Local standard time in your area: 26 Mar 2018 11:51:01

Location with respect to nearby cities:
164 km (102 miles) SSW (212 degrees) of Rabaul, New Britain, PNG
223 km (139 miles) ENE (68 degrees) of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG
329 km (204 miles) SSE (168 degrees) of Kavieng, New Ireland, PNG
507 km (315 miles) ENE (74 degrees) of Lae, New Guinea, PNG
642 km (399 miles) NE (46 degrees) of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS
________________________________
event ID : us 1000d937

This is a computer-generated message and has not yet been reviewed by a
seismologist.
For subsequent updates, maps, and technical information, see:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/us1000d937
or
https://earthquake.usgs.gov/

National Earthquake Information Center
U.S. Geological Survey


DISCLAIMER: https://earthquake.usgs.gov/ens/help.html?page=help#disclaimer


This email was sent to marcel.epure@gmail.com

You requested mail for events between -90.0/90.0 latitude and
180.0/-180.0 longitude (unnamed)
for M6.0 at all times.
Your account has aftershock exclusion turned on.
This event fell into the 'AT00p66zd3' exclusion region, but was large
enough to trigger notification.

To change your parameters, go to https://earthquake.usgs.gov/ens
To unsubscribe, send a one-line reply to this message with: STOP marcel.epure@gmail.com

Current time zone offset : UTC/GMT +3 hours: