Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 183km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 20:20:17

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 183km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 20:20:17

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 35 km depth

11 Sep 12:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 52 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Sep 2013 11:20:17 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 20:20:17
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 35.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.0568°S / 139.0348°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
187 km (116 mi) WNW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
194 km (121 mi) WNW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
261 km (162 mi) WNW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
387 km (241 mi) WNW of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
419 km (260 mi) ENE of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
537 km (334 mi) WNW of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200)
568 km (353 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
3600 km (2237 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.735 kmNear North Coast of Irian JayaGFZ
M 4.730 km NEAR N COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC
M 4.535 km183km WNW of Abepura, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.1 kmNear North Coast of Irian Jaya, New GuineaGeoAu

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