Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Papua, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 December 2004 at 12:01 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.48°S / 135.304°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) E of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
322 km (200 mi) SSE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
370 km (230 mi) NE of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
534 km (332 mi) ESE of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
3168 km (1969 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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