Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 152km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Wednesday, October 02, 2013 19:06:59

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - 152km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Wednesday, October 02, 2013 19:06:59

Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 35 km depth

2 Oct 10:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Oct 2013 10:06:59 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, October 02, 2013 19:06:59
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 34.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.307°S / 139.2553°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) NW of Arsoo
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Jaron
72 km (45 mi) NW of Ojar
82 km (51 mi) NW of Guai
87 km (54 mi) NW of Barito
156 km (97 mi) W of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
165 km (102 mi) W of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
3620 km (2249 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.134 kmNear North Coast of Irian JayaGFZ
M 5.510 km NEAR N COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC
M 5.435 km152km WNW of Abepura, IndonesiaUSGS
M 5.524 kmNorth Coast of Irian Jaya, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.130 kmNear North Coast of Irian JayaBMKG

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Aftershocks of the 5.4 quake 152km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, Wednesday, October 02, 2013 19:06:59

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 08 Oct 2013 13:47 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    55 km (34.2 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - 152km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Wednesday, October 02, 2013 19:06:59
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