M 5.1 earthquake in Kandrian, Indonesian Archipelago,Papua New Guinea on 15th March 2019 12:08:39 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20190315-1028788-PNG
Magnitude M 5.1
Mercalli scale 5
Date-Time [UTC] 15th March 2019 12:08:39 PM
Local Date/Time Thursday,March 14th, 2019 at 22:08 in the in the evening at epicenter
Coordinate 6° 4.800,148° 50.400
Depth 50 km [31.07 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Moderate
Continent Indonesian Archipelago
Country Papua New Guinea
Location 78.00 km [48.47 miles] to Kandrian,Indonesian Archipelago
Source EMSC
The potential impact of the earthquake Almost everyone feels movement. Sleeping people are awakened. Doors swing open or close. Dishes are broken. Pictures on the wall move. Small objects move or are turned over. Trees might shake. Liquids might spill out of open containers.