Earthquake Location

Magnitude 6.8 EASTERN NEW GUINEA REG., P.N.G.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 07:13:50 UTC

Earthquake Location World Location
Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Earthquake Location
Major Tectonic Boundaries: Subduction Zones -purple, Ridges -red and Transform Faults -green

Map of PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Map of PAPUA NEW GUINEA

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