Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 240km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Sat, 6 Apr 2013 21:06 (Asia/Jayapura)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 70 km depth
6 Apr 12:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 29 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sat, 6 Apr 2013 21:06 (Asia/Jayapura)
Depth: 69.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.409°S / 138.56°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km (75 mi) SSE of Timo
247 km (154 mi) WSW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
259 km (161 mi) WSW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
315 km (196 mi) WSW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
340 km (211 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
371 km (230 mi) SE of Biak (pop: 4,540)
574 km (357 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
3528 km (2192 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||70 km||PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.5||70 km||240km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia||USGS|
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