M6.0 – NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.0
Date-Time
  • 9 May 2018 07:57:55 UTC
  • 9 May 2018 17:57:55 near epicenter
  • 9 May 2018 11:57:55 standard time in your timezone
Location 5.892S 151.796E
Depth 10 km
Distances
  • 191 km (119 miles) SSW (193 degrees) of Rabaul, New Britain, PNG
  • 253 km (157 miles) E (81 degrees) of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG
  • 369 km (229 miles) NNW (344 degrees) of Kulumadau, Woodlark Island, PNG
  • 539 km (335 miles) E (80 degrees) of Lae, New Guinea, PNG
  • 644 km (400 miles) NE (52 degrees) of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea

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