Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 20 km north of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 2 Mar 2021 11:33 pm (GMT +0) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 24 km depth
3 Mar 08:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 hours.
Date & time: 2 Mar 2021 23:33:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 2 Mar 2021 11:33 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.35°S / 140.72°E (South Pacific Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) N of Jayapura (pop: 134,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Abepura (pop: 62,200) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) WNW of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) NW of Ambunti (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 2,070) --> See nearby quakes!
350 km (217 mi) WNW of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
465 km (289 mi) NNW of Tari (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 8,190) --> See nearby quakes!
483 km (300 mi) NW of Wabag (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 3,960) --> See nearby quakes!
551 km (343 mi) NW of Mt Hagen (Dei District, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.5||24 km||Near North Coast of Irian Jaya, Indonesia||BMKG|
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