Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 4.7 PAPUA, INDONESIA, on Friday, 28 February 2014 at 00:17 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 26 km depth
28 Feb 07:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.46°S / 137.26°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
230 km (143 mi) ESE of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
428 km (266 mi) WSW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
440 km (273 mi) WSW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
483 km (300 mi) WNW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
516 km (321 mi) ENE of Tual (pop: 39,500)
535 km (332 mi) SE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
776 km (482 mi) ESE of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
3373 km (2096 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||26 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.7||26 km||4.7 PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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