Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Near North Coast of Irian Jaya on Thursday, 30 August 2018
30 Aug 15:33 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.21°S / 138.53°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
3559 km (2212 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 30 Aug 15:20 UTC||M 4.7 / 10 km||Near North Coast of Irian Jaya||GFZ|
|Thu, 30 Aug 15:21 UTC||M 5.2 / 30 km||NEAR N COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|2018-08-31 00:21:02 +09:00 (30 Aug 15:21:02 UTC)||M 5.2 / 34.3 km||- 277km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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