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Major mag. 7.2 earthquake - Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Monday, 27 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake - Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Monday, 27 July 2015

Strong mag. 6.9 earthquake  - Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Monday, 27 July 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 39.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 27 July 2015 21:41 UTC
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.64°S / 138.56°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Kairinu (540 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^15 J (392 GWh / 3.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 21.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 27 Jul 2015
Mon, 27 Jul 21:41 UTCM 7.0 / 50 kmPAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC
Mon, 27 Jul 21:41 UTCM 7.0 / 48 km- 230km W of Abepura, IndonesiaUSGS
Mon, 27 Jul 21:41 UTCM 7.2 / 47 kmIrian Jaya, IndonesiaGeoAu

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"I felt it" reports:
andreas t. jayapura / MMI III (Weak shaking): I could feel shaking the bed.28.7.2015 by around 7am.yesterday i did have a lower simulary Situation.
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