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Magnitude 7.5 Earthquake: New Britain Region, P.n.g.

Summary

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

On Tue May 5th 2015 01:44:03 (UTC) the seismic network recorded an earthquake (preliminary 7.5 mww) located in New Britain Region, P.n.g.. Seismic region Bismarck And Solomon Islands.

The epicentral distance (i.e. distance separating the location to the epicenter) to the closest station O22K in the network is 8,905.0 km.

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Details

Time:Tue May 5th 2015 01:44:03 (UTC)
Magnitude:7.5 mww
Location:(-5.4887,151.874)
Depth:41.5 km
Author:USGS:us
evid,orid:184668,303963
nass,ndef:337,0
Authoritative:y

Proximity to Population Centers

Event and active stations

The red marker denotes the earthquake epicenter.

Seismic waveforms for closest station

Closest station with identified signal. Not filtered.

Seismic waveforms for vertical channels in network

Subset of several stations close to the event. Not filtered.

Signal description at some stations

STA_CHANDeltaS-E azPhase TimeSNRTimeResModelAutharid
Q23K_BHZ80.963242.63P1430790976.1344-12.014iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899922
M24K_BHZ82.274242.44P1430790981.6876108.660.66iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899931
I23K_BHZ82.522239.14P1430790981.686154.68-0.637iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899930
N25K_BHZ82.712243.94P1430790983.1012104.86-0.206iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899933
HARP_BHZ82.829243.34P1430790985.300132.6091.387iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899939
TCOL_BHZ82.932240.57P1430790983.924316.704-0.523iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899935
POKR_BHZ83.209240.94P1430790986.353615.8380.478iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899940
A21K_BHZ83.812231.6P1430790989.59359.0960.63iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899944
TOLK_BHZ84.257238.59P1430790991.708469.0640.481iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899948
L27K_BHZ84.491246.3P1430790992.8787150.930.47iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899949
K27K_BHZ84.781245.99P1430790994.8029-10.935iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899950
J01E_BHZ89.541262.03P1430791019.281729.7112.431iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899958
L02E_BHZ89.643262.26P1430791021.124740.4243.797iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899960
K02D_BHZ89.67262.21P1430791019.429964.4781.976iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899959
I02D_BHZ89.732262.08P1430791021.178811.1133.436iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899961
O02D_BHZ89.993262.8P1430791022.840226.5893.877iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899964
I03D_BHZ90.033262.43P1430791021.829738.5682.685iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899962
M02C_BHZ90.097262.76P1430791023.321776.7013.876iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899965
N02D_BHZ90.156262.86P1430791022.406113.6962.687iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899963
G03D_BHZ90.291262.49P1430791023.47314.4653.124iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899967
H04D_BHZ90.573262.86P1430791023.408434.2971.748iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899966
F04D_BHZ90.579262.68P1430791024.8114-13.124iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899969
L04D_BHZ90.605263.13P1430791024.617934.9712.811iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899968
D03D_BHZ90.711262.64P1430791025.4247.42853.123iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899973
I04A_BHZ90.717263.08P1430791025.07345.8932.748iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899971
O03E_BHZ90.755263.44P1430791025.380142.7082.876iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899972
J04D_BHZ90.868263.28P1430791024.941944.5551.913iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899970
D04E_BHZ90.88262.87P1430791026.6579-13.574iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899976
M04C_BHZ90.897263.44P1430791026.3489-13.185iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899975
E04D_BHZ90.942263.01P1430791026.044725.2482.673iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899974
K04D_BHZ91.056263.51P1430791027.252110.8823.352iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899978
A04D_BHZ91.114262.94P1430791027.06410.122.897iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899977
B05D_BHZ91.461263.39P1430791028.612412.6682.838iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899980
J05D_BHZ91.506263.88P1430791028.207-12.225iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899979
I05D_BHZ91.544263.83P1430791028.678247.5382.522iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899981
F05D_BHZ91.626263.79P1430791029.605617.4753.069iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899983
G05D_BHZ91.657263.87P1430791028.944311.3372.267iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899982
C06D_BHZ92.222264.27P1430791031.7357-12.448iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899988
C36M_BHZ93.046262.51P1430791032.7488-1-0.33iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115899991
109C_BHZ93.832265.94P1430791040.679616.593.998iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900008
R11A_BHZ95.391267.26P1430791047.200682.7593.415iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900024
214A_BHZ97.403268.13P1430791057.8752-15.028iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900033
H17A_BHZ99.228271.34Pdiff1430791065.177626.7224.215iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900036
W18A_BHZ100.011270.31Pdiff1430791068.1973-13.762iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900040
O20A_BHZ101.087272.16Pdiff1430791073.52521.8774.313iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900043
121A_BHZ101.659270.9Pdiff1430791077.74558.70885.994iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900045
K22A_BHZ102.242273.83Pdiff1430791078.239224.7383.898iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900046
S22A_BHZ102.283272.57Pdiff1430791079.679935.8575.158iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900047
Y22D_BHZ102.346271.71Pdiff1430791081.6445-16.844iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900050
N23A_BHZ102.791273.83Pdiff1430791080.271918.0393.493iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900048
Q24A_BHZ103.53273.9Pdiff1430791084.1122-14.056iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900053
T25A_BHZ104.234273.92Pdiff1430791088.161129.7664.977iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900057
KSCO_BHZ105.479275.54Pdiff1430791091.94539.18993.235iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900058
MSTX_BHZ105.785274.05Pdiff1430791094.7074-14.641iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900060
MDND_BHZ106.447280.23Pdiff1430791095.7467-12.739iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900061
SUSD_BHZ107.478279.69Pdiff1430791100.7752-13.191iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900062
ABTX_BHZ108.503275.42Pdiff1430791110.378-18.247iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900069
BGNE_BHZ108.561279.3Pdiff1430791106.6417-14.252iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900064
833A_BHZ109.074274.09Pdiff1430791110.403-15.738iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900070
WHTX_BHZ110.406276.43Pdiff1430791119.2952-18.713iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900076
435B_BHZ110.427275.92Pdiff1430791114.866-14.193iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900072
TUL1_BHZ111.252278.91Pdiff1430791117.3011-12.966iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900073
SPMN_BHZ111.578284.63Pdiff1430791119.2303-13.448iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900074
W39A_BHZ112.98279.9Pdiff1430791130.5666-18.559iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900079
U40A_BHZ113.512281Pdiff1430791133.578-19.209iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900082
X40A_BHZ113.872280.2Pdiff1430791134.6657-18.702iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900083
Z41A_BHZ114.109279.68Pdiff1430791136.3186-19.3iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900084
W41B_BHZ114.219280.88Pdiff1430791136.927-19.421iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900086
X43A_BHZ115.447281.46Pdiff1430791143.2673-110.312iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900089
L44A_BHZ115.813287.15Pdiff1430791139.0949-14.513iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900087
SFIN_BHZ116.926286.92Pdiff1430791145.682-16.159iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900091
P49A_BHZ118.921288.32Pdiff1430791157.5387-19.162iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900098
I51A_BHZ119.973293.59Pdiff1430791159.9715-16.926iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900101
M51A_BHZ120.126291.29Pdiff1430791159.999-16.272iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900102
P52A_BHZ120.767290.4Pdiff1430791166.0592-19.489iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900108
M53A_BHZ121.136292.6Pdiff1430791166.7636-18.555iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900113
G54A_BHZ121.18297.03Pdiff1430791164.912-16.509iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900106
O53A_BHZ121.205291.49Pdiff1430791166.4129-17.897iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900109
L53A_BHZ121.221293.23Pdiff1430791166.4426-17.856iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900110
H53A_BHZ121.236296.14Pdiff1430791166.4714-17.816iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900111
N54A_BHZ121.796292.9Pdiff1430791169.9594-18.819iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900117
M54A_BHZ121.805293.49Pdiff1430791168.5259-17.345iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900115
E55A_BHZ121.926299.47Pdiff1430791169.721-18.007iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900116
D55A_BHZ121.991300.32Pdiff1430791170.3291-18.325iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900118
TIGA_BHZ122.098284.54Pdiff1430791172.9578-110.477iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900124
D56A_BHZ122.396301.02Pdiff1430791172.5526-18.751iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900120
E56A_BHZ122.491300.48Pdiff1430791171.2831-17.06iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900119
M56A_BHZ122.829294.74Pdiff1430791173.8632-18.14iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900126
KMSC_BHZ122.858288.39Pdiff1430791175.3735-19.518iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900133
K56A_BHZ122.881296.2Pdiff1430791176.3813-110.425iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900142
J56A_BHZ122.928296.95Pdiff1430791172.6014-16.438iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900122
L56A_BHZ122.971295.67Pdiff1430791173.1676-16.812iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900125
N56A_BHZ122.987294.31Pdiff1430791174.6484-18.224iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900130
O56A_BHZ123.063293.69Pdiff1430791175.7606-18.999iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900136
F57A_BHZ123.065300.4Pdiff1430791172.8623-16.09iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900123
Q56A_BHZ123.104292.44Pdiff1430791173.9051-16.961iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900127
P56A_BHZ123.173293.01Pdiff1430791172.5873-15.333iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900121
R56A_BHZ123.187291.88Pdiff1430791174.0637-16.751iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900128
G57A_BHZ123.242299.72Pdiff1430791174.1674-16.608iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900129
H57A_BHZ123.306298.98Pdiff1430791175.7398-17.898iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900135
I57A_BHZ123.389298.43Pdiff1430791177.3481-19.139iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900147
K57A_BHZ123.397296.94Pdiff1430791176.8817-18.634iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900145
J57A_BHZ123.422297.81Pdiff1430791174.9948-16.636iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900131
D58A_BHZ123.454302.86Pdiff1430791175.538-17.038iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900134
L57A_BHZ123.504296.21Pdiff1430791175.3401-16.617iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900132
F58A_BHZ123.563301.26Pdiff1430791177.5823-18.601iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900148
N57A_BHZ123.566294.85Pdiff1430791176.2364-17.24iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900141
M57A_BHZ123.607295.57Pdiff1430791176.6014-17.424iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900143
E58A_BHZ123.614302.07Pdiff1430791176.6143-17.404iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900144
O57A_BHZ123.735294.45Pdiff1430791175.7799-16.034iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900137
P57A_BHZ123.767293.69Pdiff1430791179.0378-19.149iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900155
G58A_BHZ123.788300.63Pdiff1430791178.3661-18.386iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900150
I58A_BHZ123.942298.91Pdiff1430791179.7268-19.061iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900157
K58A_BHZ123.95297.75Pdiff1430791176.8987-16.2iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900146
E59A_BHZ124.002302.87Pdiff1430791179.84-18.909iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900158
H58A_BHZ124.08300.08Pdiff1430791178.9237-17.645iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900153
D59A_BHZ124.098303.83Pdiff1430791178.9579-17.598iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900154
N58A_BHZ124.102295.63Pdiff1430791180.7429-19.368iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900161
L58A_BHZ124.148297.13Pdiff1430791181.8959-110.317iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900171
F59A_BHZ124.181302.25Pdiff1430791179.1159-17.388iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900156
Q58A_BHZ124.219293.63Pdiff1430791182.3883-110.493iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900174
O58A_BHZ124.266295.01Pdiff1430791179.9897-17.886iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900159
H59A_BHZ124.266300.68Pdiff1430791181.7647-19.662iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900167
J59A_BHZ124.349299.22Pdiff1430791182.9887-110.518iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900178
K59A_BHZ124.459298.48Pdiff1430791180.0001-17.041iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900160
I59A_BHZ124.581300Pdiff1430791180.9441-17.441iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900163
F60A_BHZ124.605303.13Pdiff1430791178.501-14.893iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900151
L59A_BHZ124.612297.95Pdiff1430791181.0021-17.364iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900164
M59A_BHZ124.655297.2Pdiff1430791183.2168-19.387iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900183
D60A_BHZ124.666304.69Pdiff1430791181.8141-17.937iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900169
E60A_BHZ124.676303.86Pdiff1430791182.5441-18.623iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900176
O59A_BHZ124.694295.77Pdiff1430791181.8695-17.868iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900170
N59A_BHZ124.71296.51Pdiff1430791180.8346-16.76iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900162
P59A_BHZ124.824295.12Pdiff1430791182.4734-17.892iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900175
G60A_BHZ124.85302.25Pdiff1430791181.8103-17.114iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900168
D61A_BHZ124.91305.59Pdiff1430791182.9901-18.028iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900179
H60A_BHZ124.914301.58Pdiff1430791181.9327-16.952iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900172
I60A_BHZ124.92300.58Pdiff1430791183.01-18.003iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900180
J60A_BHZ125.142300.1Pdiff1430791181.3006-15.308iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900165
K60A_BHZ125.155299.28Pdiff1430791183.1026-17.051iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900181
F61A_BHZ125.157304.08Pdiff1430791183.1051-17.046iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900182
N60A_BHZ125.183297.08Pdiff1430791185.6436-19.468iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900187
E61A_BHZ125.186304.85Pdiff1430791185.6468-19.461iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900188
O60A_BHZ125.226296.46Pdiff1430791182.8812-16.518iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900177
G61A_BHZ125.228303.14Pdiff1430791183.9513-17.576iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900184
L60A_BHZ125.243298.58Pdiff1430791186.8225-110.383iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900195
M60A_BHZ125.291297.8Pdiff1430791185.1372-18.485iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900185
P60A_BHZ125.291295.94Pdiff1430791186.2034-19.552iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900189
H61A_BHZ125.395302.31Pdiff1430791187.8217-110.707iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900203
K61A_BHZ125.527299.89Pdiff1430791187.0065-19.307iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900196
I61A_BHZ125.543301.67Pdiff1430791188.4577-110.688iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900208
L61A_BHZ125.578299.32Pdiff1430791187.1039-19.177iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900197
J61A_BHZ125.634300.98Pdiff1430791188.6319-110.455iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900209
N61A_BHZ125.778297.73Pdiff1430791186.773-17.96iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900194
H62A_BHZ125.836303.09Pdiff1430791186.527-17.456iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900191
G62A_BHZ125.847304.09Pdiff1430791186.5492-17.426iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900192
M61A_BHZ125.866298.57Pdiff1430791189.0735-19.867iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900212
O61A_BHZ125.908297.08Pdiff1430791186.3095-16.919iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900190
L61B_BHZ126.011300.31Pdiff1430791189.3484-19.498iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900219
I62A_BHZ126.106302.48Pdiff1430791189.1731-18.901iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900214
D63A_BHZ126.145307.62Pdiff1430791187.8245-17.381iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900204
J62A_BHZ126.157301.62Pdiff1430791190.3363-19.838iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900222
K62A_BHZ126.184300.86Pdiff1430791187.545-16.927iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900200
L62A_BHZ126.233300.06Pdiff1430791187.637-16.804iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900201
E63A_BHZ126.345306.94Pdiff1430791189.2713-17.938iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900216
M62A_BHZ126.375299.47Pdiff1430791189.3295-17.863iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900218
F63A_BHZ126.391305.82Pdiff1430791190.4249-18.887iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900223
G63A_BHZ126.437304.94Pdiff1430791190.1559-18.416iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900221
H63A_BHZ126.451304.25Pdiff1430791188.0509-16.248iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900205
I63A_BHZ126.467303.33Pdiff1430791185.2381-13.366iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900186
J63A_BHZ126.583302.36Pdiff1430791187.2355-14.847iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900198
K63A_BHZ126.616301.56Pdiff1430791188.3644-15.829iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900207
E64A_BHZ126.673307.55Pdiff1430791189.1828-16.394iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900215
F64A_BHZ126.72306.68Pdiff1430791190.6936-17.696iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900224
G64A_BHZ126.852305.9Pdiff1430791186.6802-13.096iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900193
H64A_BHZ126.94305.05Pdiff1430791188.9778-15.006iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900211
M63A_BHZ126.946300.24Pdiff1430791190.7669-16.768iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900225
L63A_BHZ126.993300.95Pdiff1430791190.1458-15.937iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900220
I64A_BHZ127.105304.19Pdiff1430791188.9369-14.229iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900210
M64A_BHZ127.409301.13Pdiff1430791189.1583-13.101iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900213
L64A_BHZ127.445301.74Pdiff1430791193.4897-17.275iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900227
H65A_BHZ127.471306.08Pdiff1430791194.2487-17.919iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900228
G65A_BHZ127.559307.09Pdiff1430791191.928-15.208iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900226
H66A_BHZ127.951307.1Pdiff1430791197.2896-18.83iasp91dbp:mcwhite:15115900229

External resources

Current seismic activity measured by the seismic network

Click the link below to observe an interactive map of earthquakes recorded by the station deployment: