6.6 magnitude earthquake 79 km from Finschhafen, Morobe, Papua New Guinea

2014-11-07 03:33:55 UTC

UTC time: Friday, November 07, 2014 03:33 AM
Your time: 2014-11-07T03:33:55Z
Magnitude Type: mww
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 4 people


A

6.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-07 03:33:55 UTC at 03:33
November 07, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -5.987, 148.232
79.2 km from Finschhafen (49.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 53 km

Aftershocks:
B

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-07 17:34:51 UTC at 17:34
November 07, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.435, 148.584
81.2 km from Finschhafen (50.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 48 km

C

4.6 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-07 17:37:48 UTC at 17:37
November 07, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.515, 148.625
84.2 km from Finschhafen (52.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 74 km

D

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-07 17:38:45 UTC at 17:38
November 07, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.366, 148.396
63.2 km from Finschhafen (39.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 56 km

E

4.1 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-12 19:45:34 UTC at 19:45
November 12, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.675, 148.385
57.2 km from Finschhafen (35.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 55 km

F

4.9 magnitude earthquake

2014-11-13 02:31:59 UTC at 02:31
November 13, 2014 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -6.141, 148.193
62.2 km from Finschhafen (38.2 miles)

Eastern New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Depth: 59 km


Tsunami advisory issued by www.tsunami.gov

000 WEAK53 PAAQ 070344 TIBAK1 PUBLIC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER PALMER AK 744 PM PST THU NOV 6 2014 ...THIS IS A TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR ALASKA/ BRITISH COLUMBIA/ WASHINGTON/ OREGON AND CALIFORNIA... EVALUATION ---------- * THERE IS NO TSUNAMI DANGER FOR THE AREAS LISTED ABOVE. * BASED ON EARTHQUAKE INFORMATION AND HISTORIC TSUNAMI RECORDS THE EARTHQUAKE WAS NOT SUFFICIENT TO GENERATE A TSUNAMI. * AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH PARAMETERS LISTED BELOW. PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 6.9 * ORIGIN TIME 1834 AKST NOV 06 2014 1934 PST NOV 06 2014 0334 UTC NOV 07 2014 * COORDINATES 6.1 SOUTH 148.3 EAST * DEPTH 40 MILES * LOCATION NEW BRITAIN REGION P.N.G. NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGE FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE. * REFER TO THE INTERNET SITE NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION. * PACIFIC COASTAL REGIONS OUTSIDE CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD REFER TO THE PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV.
000 WEPA42 PHEB 070343 TIBPAC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 0342 UTC FRI NOV 7 2014 ...PTWC TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT... **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE ***** THIS STATEMENT IS ISSUED FOR INFORMATION ONLY IN SUPPORT OF THE UNESCO/IOC PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING AND MITIGATION SYSTEM AND IS MEANT FOR NATIONAL AUTHORITIES IN EACH COUNTRY OF THAT SYSTEM. NATIONAL AUTHORITIES WILL DETERMINE THE APPROPRIATE LEVEL OF ALERT FOR EACH COUNTRY AND MAY ISSUE ADDITIONAL OR MORE REFINED INFORMATION. **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE **** NOTICE ***** PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS --------------------------------- * MAGNITUDE 6.9 * ORIGIN TIME 0334 UTC NOV 7 2014 * COORDINATES 6.1 SOUTH 148.3 EAST * DEPTH 65 KM / 40 MILES * LOCATION NEW BRITAIN REGION PAPUA NEW GUINEA EVALUATION ---------- * AN EARTHQUAKE WITH A PRELIMINARY MAGNITUDE OF 6.9 OCCURRED IN THE NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA AT 0334 UTC ON FRIDAY NOVEMBER 7 2014. * BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA... THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT FROM THIS EARTHQUAKE. RECOMMENDED ACTIONS ------------------- * NO ACTION IS REQUIRED. NEXT UPDATE AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION -------------------------------------- * THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED OR THE SITUATION CHANGES. * AUTHORITATIVE INFORMATION ABOUT THE EARTHQUAKE FROM THE U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-. * FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THIS EVENT MAY BE FOUND AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV AND AT WWW.TSUNAMI.GOV. * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT PTWC.WEATHER.GOV. * COASTAL REGIONS OF CALIFORNIA... OREGON... WASHINGTON... BRITISH COLUMBIA AND ALASKA SHOULD ONLY REFER TO U.S. NATIONAL TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES THAT CAN BE FOUND AT NTWC.ARH.NOAA.GOV.
000 WEHW42 PHEB 070343 TIBHWX HIZ001>003-005>009-012>014-016>021-023>026-070543- TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT NUMBER 1 NWS PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER EWA BEACH HI 543 PM HST THU NOV 06 2014 TO - EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IN THE STATE OF HAWAII SUBJECT - TSUNAMI INFORMATION STATEMENT THIS STATEMENT IS FOR INFORMATION ONLY. NO ACTION REQUIRED. AN EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED WITH THESE PRELIMINARY PARAMETERS ORIGIN TIME - 0534 PM HST 06 NOV 2014 COORDINATES - 6.1 SOUTH 148.3 EAST LOCATION - NEW BRITAIN REGION PAPUA NEW GUINEA MAGNITUDE - 6.9 MOMENT EVALUATION BASED ON ALL AVAILABLE DATA A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. REPEAT. A DESTRUCTIVE PACIFIC-WIDE TSUNAMI IS NOT EXPECTED AND THERE IS NO TSUNAMI THREAT TO HAWAII. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY STATEMENT ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS ADDITIONAL DATA ARE RECEIVED.