Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 90km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Friday, August 02, 2013 08:10:01
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 32 km depth
2 Aug 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 50 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Friday, August 02, 2013 08:10:01
Depth: 32.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.8432°S / 139.8002°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (60 mi) WSW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
168 km (104 mi) W of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
285 km (177 mi) W of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
400 km (249 mi) NNW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
433 km (269 mi) W of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200)
481 km (299 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
3672 km (2282 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||32 km||90km WSW of Abepura, Indonesia||USGS|
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