Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 4.5 PAPUA, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 22 February 2014 at 09:00 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 83 km depth
22 Feb 10:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 37 minutes.
Depth: 83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.06°S / 140.07°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
174 km (108 mi) SSW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
184 km (115 mi) SSW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
205 km (128 mi) SW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
266 km (165 mi) NNW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
273 km (170 mi) WSW of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
399 km (248 mi) W of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200)
513 km (319 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
3688 km (2291 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
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||83 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.5||83 km||4.5 PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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