Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 4.3 PAPUA, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 7 December 2013 at 00:33 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 87 km depth
7 Dec 09:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 hours.
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.18°S / 140.13°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (53 mi) SW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
97 km (60 mi) SW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
141 km (88 mi) WSW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
246 km (153 mi) W of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
352 km (218 mi) NNW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
391 km (243 mi) W of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200)
514 km (320 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
3704 km (2302 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||87 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.3||87 km||4.3 PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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