Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 165km SW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Friday, July 19, 2013 16:28:51
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 56 km depth
19 Jul 08:03 UTC: First to report: USGS after 34 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, July 19, 2013 16:28:51
Depth: 56.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.5075°S / 139.3735°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km (107 mi) SW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
184 km (115 mi) SW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
233 km (145 mi) WSW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
333 km (207 mi) W of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
360 km (224 mi) NW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
430 km (267 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
659 km (410 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
3617 km (2247 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 5.0||54 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.8||54 km||PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.8||56 km||165km SW of Abepura, Indonesia||USGS|
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