Phase Data

Explanation of Parameters


     17 MAR 2013  ( 76)

     ot  = 09:41:40.02   +/-   1.89              NEW BRITAIN REGION, P.N.G.      
     lat =      -5.546   +/-    9.2
     lon =     149.880   +/-   13.4              MAGNITUDE 4.4 (GS)       
     dep =        32.5   +/-    4.6   

     30 km (19 miles) W of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG (pop 14,000)
     83 km (51 miles) NNE of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG (pop N/A)
     525 km (326 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea
     2450 km (1521 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia

     nph =   26 of  28    se = 0.93    FE=192                            A   

     error ellipse = (112.0,  2.0, 21.7; 22.0,  8.0, 12.6;220.0, 81.0,  6.7)

 mb = 4.4 ( 20)  ML = 0.0 (  0)  mblg = 0.0 (  0)  md = 0.0 (  0)  MS = 0.0 (  0)

 sta  phase     arrival     res   dist azm    amp  per mag     amp  per mag  sta
 RABL ePn     09:42:17.43  -3.0    2.6  60                                   RABL
 COEN ePn     09:44:11.26   0.8   10.7 218                                   COEN
      eSn     09:46:06.47  S res =  -2.2X
 FAKI ePn     09:45:38.95  -6.2X  17.8 278 b:1.6+1 1.0 4.1                   FAKI
 MTN  eP      09:46:06.58  -2.1   19.9 247 b:1.3+1 .70 4.3                   MTN 
 EIDS eP      09:46:08.68   1.5   19.7 177 b:2.0+1 1.1 4.3                   EIDS
 WB2  eP      09:46:17.34  -1.5   20.8 225                                   WB2 
      eP      09:46:18.22  -0.6 
 WRAB eP      09:46:18.71   0.0   20.8 225 b:2.1+1 .70 4.6                   WRAB
 DZM  eP      09:46:41.41  -0.4   22.9 137 b:1.5+1 .90 4.5                   DZM 
 AS01 eP      09:46:48.29  -0.6   23.7 219                                   AS01
 AS31 eP      09:46:48.74  -0.4   23.7 219 b:2.5+0 .65 3.9                   AS31
 FITZ eP      09:47:15.36  -1.7   26.8 240 b:1.6+1 .85 4.7                   FITZ
 STKA eP      09:47:20.52  -1.4   27.3 196 b:7.0-1 .80 3.3                   STKA
 LBZ  eP      09:49:33.67   0.6   42.6 158 b:2.2+0 .82 3.9                   LBZ 
 PETK eP      09:51:35.32   0.2   58.8   6                                   PETK
 SHL  eP      09:52:12.33   0.1   64.2 302 b:8.7+0 1.0 4.8                   SHL 
 MA2  eP      09:52:15.21  -0.9   64.9   1 b:4.4+0 1.0 4.5                   MA2 
 ULN  eP      09:52:18.51   0.6   65.1 330 b:5.6+0 1.1 4.6                   ULN 
 VNDA eP      09:53:01.62   0.3   72.2 177 b:1.3+0 1.1 3.8                   VNDA
 MK31 eP      09:53:40.79   0.0   79.0 320 b:1.4+0 .95 3.9                   MK31
 MK01 eP      09:53:41.07   0.4   79.0 320                                   MK01
 BRLK eP      09:53:45.55   0.1   79.9  26 b:9.8+0 1.1 4.7                   BRLK
 ZALV eP      09:53:48.57   1.6   80.2 327                                   ZALV
 IM3  eP      09:53:54.86  -1.9   82.1  20                                   IM3 
 KURK eP      09:53:58.79  -1.0   82.6 323 b:3.7+0 1.1 4.4                   KURK
 KKAR eP      09:54:17.92   0.3   86.0 314 b:3.9+0 1.0 4.6                   KKAR
 KK31 eP      09:54:18.17   0.6   86.0 314 b:3.9+0 1.0 4.6                   KK31



 Generated 2013 MAR 17 at 10:09 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report
U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver