Strong M6.4 earthquake hits New Ireland Region, P.N.G.

Strong M6.4 earthquake hits New Ireland Region, P.N.G.

A strong earthquake, registered by the USGS as M6.4, hit the New Ireland Region of Papua New Guinea at 22:20 UTC on October 13, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 71 km (44 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 80 km (50 miles).

Strong M6.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea

Strong M6.1 earthquake hits New Britain, Papua New Guinea

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit the New Britain region, Papua New Guinea at 22:39 UTC on September 2, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 126 km (78 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 119 km (74 miles).

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea

Shallow M6.3 earthquake hits Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Bismarck Sea, Papua New Guinea at 22:33 UTC on May 9, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.5 at a depth of 10 km.

M6.1 earthquake hits New Britain, P.N.G.

M6.1 earthquake hits New Britain, P.N.G.

A strong earthquake registered by the EMSC as M6.1 hit the New Britain region of Papua New Guinea at 03:00 UTC on April 13, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 156 km (96 miles). USGS is reporting it as M5.9 at a depth of 147 km (91 miles).

Deep M6.1 earthquake hits west of Panguna, Papua New Guinea

Deep M6.1 earthquake hits west of Panguna, Papua New Guinea

A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit west of Panguna, Papua New Guinea at 12:52 UTC on January 16, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 408 km (253 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was located about 75 km (46…