Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 4.7 PAPUA, INDONESIA, on Monday, 17 March 2014 at 03:22 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 46 km depth
17 Mar 08:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.96°S / 137.29°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
204 km (127 mi) ENE of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
374 km (232 mi) W of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
384 km (238 mi) W of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
428 km (266 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
447 km (278 mi) W of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
584 km (363 mi) ENE of Tual (pop: 39,500)
709 km (441 mi) ESE of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
3394 km (2109 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||46 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.7||46 km||4.7 PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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