7.2 magnitude earthquake 66 km from Finschhafen, Morobe, Papua New Guinea

1992-05-15 07:05:05 UTC

UTC time: Friday, May 15, 1992 07:05 AM
Your time: 1992-05-15T07:05:05Z
Magnitude Type: mw
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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A

7.2 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 07:05:05 UTC at 07:05
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.075, 147.572
66.2 km from Finschhafen (41.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 58 km

Aftershocks:
B

4.8 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 07:41:48 UTC at 07:41
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.166, 147.271
69.2 km from Lae (42.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

C

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 08:07:45 UTC at 08:07
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.098, 147.206
73.2 km from Lae (45.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

D

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 09:19:14 UTC at 09:19
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.263, 147.536
52.2 km from Finschhafen (32.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

E

4.5 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 09:49:46 UTC at 09:49
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.432, 147.816
19.2 km from Finschhafen (12.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

F

4.3 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 10:04:00 UTC at 10:04
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.579, 147.363
44.2 km from Lae (27.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

G

4.6 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 10:38:52 UTC at 10:38
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.557, 147.336
42.2 km from Lae (26.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

H

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 11:28:00 UTC at 11:28
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.503, 147.254
38.2 km from Lae (23.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

I

4.7 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 11:44:09 UTC at 11:44
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.171, 147.393
70.2 km from Finschhafen (44.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km

J

3.9 magnitude earthquake

1992-05-15 13:22:29 UTC at 13:22
May 15, 1992 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.035, 147.891
62.2 km from Finschhafen (39.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 33 km