M 5.8 in Papua New Guinea on 28 Jul 2022 18:28 UTC

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ASEAN Weekly Disaster Update Week 30 (25 – 31 July 2022)

2022-08-01T09:40+0200reliefWeb (en)

REGIONAL SUMMARY: For the thirtieth week of 2022, a total of 25 disasters (1 earthquake, 15 floods, 2 landslides, 3 storms, and 4 wind-related) affected the region. Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam have reportedly been affected. Flooding, tornado, and abrasion due to prolonged....

Significant 5.3 quake hits near Kokopo, Kokopo District, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea

2022-08-01T04:30+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake near Kokopo, Kokopo District, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea, was reported only 28 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide.

Moderate 4.9 quake hits near Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea

2022-08-01T00:49+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred in the morning on Monday, August 1st, 2022, at 8:27 am local time near Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea, as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a shallow depth of 10 km.

Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - West Sepik Province, 21 km southwest of Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea, on Monday, Aug 1, 2022 at 8:27 am (GMT +10)

2022-08-01T00:49+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

Moderate 4.9 quake hits near Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred in the morning on Monday, August 1st, 2022, at 8:27 am local time near Aitape, Sandaun, Papua New Guinea , as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ).

Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes near Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea

2022-07-28T20:46+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

Papua New Guinea was shaken near Lae, Morobe Province, by an earthquake of magnitude 5.6 only 14 minutes ago, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported. The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter near Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea , early morning on Friday, July 29th, 2022, at 4:28 am local time.

Strong mag. 5.7 earthquake - Papua New Guinea: Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.N.G., on Friday, Jul 29, 2022 at 4:28 am (GMT +10)

2022-07-28T20:46+0200volcanodiscovery (en)

Magnitude 5.6 earthquake strikes near Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea was shaken near Lae, Morobe Province, by an earthquake of magnitude 5.6 only 14 minutes ago, the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported. The quake hit at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the....

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