Earthquake with magnitude of Mwp 5.7 on date 08-08-2022 and time 07:37:17 (Italy) in region Papua New Guinea [Land]

A magnitude Mwp 5.7 earthquake occured in region: Papua New Guinea [Land], on

  • 08-08-2022 05:37:17 (UTC)
  • 08-08-2022 07:37:17 (UTC +02:00) Italian time
  • 08-08-2022 16:37:17 (UTC +11:00) local time in the region of the earthquake (Pacific/Bougainville)

and geographic coordinates (lat, lon) -5.4350, 151.7130 at 20 km depth.

The earthquake was located by: Sala Sismica INGV-Roma.

Search earthquakes: Any within 30 km radius

The values of hypocentral coordinates and magnitude may be revised at a later time as more information becomes available.

Municipalities within 20 km from the epicenter

No Italian municipalities within 20 km distance.

Municipalities with at least 50000 inhabitants

No Italian municipalities within 100 km from the epicenter with at least 50000 inhabitants.

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Locations history
Type Magnitude Date and Time (UTC) Latitude Longitude Depth (km) Published time (UTC) Author Location ID
Reviewed
Rev100
mb 5.2
Mwp 5.7

Mwpd 5.9
2022-08-08
05:37:17
-5.4352 151.713 20 2022-08-08
05:56:03
Sala Sismica INGV-Roma 108262381
Preferred location and magnitude until now.
Origin information

Origin

Field Value
Time (UTC) 2022-08-08 05:37:17
Latitude -5.4352
Longitude 151.7130
Depth (km) 20 (from location)
Evaluation mode of Origin automatic
Evaluation status of Origin reviewed
Version 100 -> SURVEY-INGV-A
Event type earthquake
Origin ID 108262381

Uncertainty

Field Value
Preferred uncertainty description uncertainty ellipse
Semi-major axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 13448
Semi-minor axis of confidence ellipse (meter) 8112
Azimuth of major axis of confidence ellipse. Measured clockwise from South-North direction at epicenter (gradi) 89
Circular confidence region, given by single value of horizontal uncertainty (meter) 12676.8
Confidence level of the uncertainty (%) 68

Quality

Field Value
Largest azimuthal gap in station distribution as seen from epicenter (degree) 72.5892
Number of associated phases, regardless of their use for origin computation 60
Number of defining phases 60
RMS of the travel time residuals of the arrivals used for the origin computation (sec) 1.41914
Epicentral distance of station closest to the epicenter (degree) 1.32248
Epicentral distance of station farthest from the epicenter (degree) 98.62355
Number of stations at which the event was observed 46
Number of stations from which data was used for origin computation 46
Magnitudes information

Mwp:5.7

Field Value
Value 5.7
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 12
Type of magnitude Mwp
Reference to an origin 108262381
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-08 05:56:03

Mwpd:5.9

Field Value
Value 5.9
Uncertainty 0.2
Num. used stations 7
Type of magnitude Mwpd
Reference to an origin 108262381
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-08 05:56:03

mb:5.2

Field Value
Value 5.2
Uncertainty 0.1
Num. used stations 26
Type of magnitude mb
Reference to an origin 108262381
Agency INGV
Autore early-est_ee1.1.9
Time of creation (UTC) 2022-08-08 05:56:03
Picking and Arrival
SCNL Time Uncertainty Polarity Evaluation_mode Phase Azimuth Distance Takeoff_angle Residual Weight
US.HWUT.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:52.88 10.0 positive automatic P 49 98.6236 -0.997409 0.0418582
US.BOZ.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:52.85 10.0 positive automatic P 45 98.5311 -0.569988 0
US.MSO.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:44.85 10.0 positive automatic P 43 96.9279 -1.2941 0.0413509
US.HLID.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:43.98 10.0 positive automatic P 47 96.5416 -0.507882 0.0533981
US.ELK.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:41.10 10.0 positive automatic P 50 95.8458 -0.296988 0.058359
US.NEW.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:35.48 10.0 positive automatic P 42 94.8226 -1.00003 0.0610938
US.WVOR.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:29.75 10.0 positive automatic P 48 93.4026 -0.303119 0
US.HAWA.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:27.73 10.0 positive automatic P 44 93.0715 -0.636344 0.0700945
BK.CMB.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:50:21.65 10.0 positive automatic P 52 91.6940 -0.406949 0.0748573
CN.EAGLY.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:49:51.30 10.0 positive automatic PcP 22 87.7387 -14.1121 0
CN.ATLI.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:49:59.63 10.0 negative automatic P 29 86.9945 -0.334199 0
AU.MAW.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:49:47.60 10.0 negative automatic P 202 84.5313 -0.00166081 0.135258
II.AAK.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:49:46.87 10.0 positive automatic P 314 84.3807 -0.245919 0.139825
II.KURK.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:49:41.67 10.0 positive automatic P 322 83.6812 -1.63529 0.137414
IU.COLA.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:49:36.35 10.0 positive automatic P 22 82.9382 -3.12943 0.141886
II.KDAK.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:49:07.97 10.0 negative automatic P 27 77.3509 -1.36255 0.19822
IU.SBA.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:48:43.75 10.0 negative automatic P 177 72.8420 0.427777 0.234215
GT.VNDA.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:48:39.15 10.0 positive automatic P 178 72.2812 -0.83934 0.122827
IU.CASY.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:48:07.47 10.0 positive automatic P 197 67.1582 -0.939975 0.143957
IU.ULN.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:48:01.17 10.0 positive automatic P 329 66.1183 -0.875821 0.299931
IU.CHTO.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:47:03.45 10.0 positive automatic P 296 57.3423 0.741501 0.450282
AU.KDU.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:45:35.10 10.0 negative automatic S 248 20.3215 -1.3982 0
JP.JMM.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:45:29.15 10.0 positive automatic P 348 44.4789 3.31257 0.0510319
JP.JGF.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:45:11.10 10.0 positive automatic P 343 43.1975 -4.5176 0.45078
JP.JMN.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:45:09.20 10.0 positive automatic P 338 42.6472 -1.9552 0.636495
AU.MORW.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:44:58.82 10.0 negative automatic P 231 41.1591 -0.132655 0.708244
AU.GIRL.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:44:51.53 10.0 negative automatic P 241 40.0397 1.85866 0.720783
JP.JOW.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:44:44.75 10.0 positive automatic P 326 39.4445 0.0161256 0.692126
II.TAU.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:44:29.82 10.0 positive automatic P 185 37.6743 -0.03192 0.756774
NZ.OUZ.HHZ.10 2022-08-08T05:44:17.59 10.0 negative automatic P 149 35.9707 2.25607 0.807778
AU.FORT.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:43:54.80 10.0 positive automatic P 218 33.7044 -0.991718 0.843499
AU.WRKA.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:43:21.10 10.0 positive automatic P 226 29.8000 -0.460164 0.952381
GE.SOEI.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:43:02.82 10.0 positive automatic P 259 27.5336 1.35306 0.888889
GE.SANI.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:42:45.77 10.0 positive automatic P 277 25.8868 -0.678903 0.43956
AU.ARMA.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:42:38.05 10.0 negative automatic P 180 24.9822 -0.37718 0.898876
ND.MARNC.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:42:13.15 10.0 negative automatic P 137 22.5216 -1.258 0.43956
AU.QLP.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:42:12.17 10.0 negative automatic P 198 22.3192 -0.120815 0.91954
AU.MTN.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:42:05.63 10.0 positive automatic P 249 21.6097 0.9347 0.465116
IU.GUMO.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:41:51.07 10.0 positive automatic P 340 20.2008 1.59137 0.941176
AU.KDU.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:41:51.28 10.0 positive automatic P 248 20.3215 0.505443 0.97561
AU.EIDS.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:41:46.35 10.0 negative automatic P 182 19.9422 -0.32309 0.963855
GE.FAKI.BHZ. 2022-08-08T05:41:42.02 10.0 positive automatic P 277 19.5721 -0.598823 0.43956
ND.KOUNC.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:41:40.80 10.0 positive automatic P 142 19.4290 -0.244598 0
G.SANVU.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:41:27.30 10.0 negative automatic P 125 18.2091 -0.207299 0.869565
IU.CTAO.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:40:54.27 10.0 negative automatic P 199 15.5838 -0.224258 0.879121
IU.HNR.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:39:26.35 10.0 negative automatic P 117 9.0916 0.302945 0
AU.RABL.BHZ.00 2022-08-08T05:37:41.08 10.0 negative automatic P 20 1.3225 1.73292 0.898876
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