Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 53 km east of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia, on Friday, 30 September 1994 at 02:15 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 74 km depth
Date & time: 30 Sep 1994 02:15:15 UTC
Depth: 73.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.309°S / 135.974°E (Papua, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) E of Nabire (Papua) (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) SE of Manokwari (West Papua) (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
364 km (226 mi) E of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
441 km (274 mi) NE of Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
534 km (332 mi) W of Jayapura (Papua) (pop: 134,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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