Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 62 km southwest of Hollandia, Papua, Indonesia, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 19:41 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 26 km depth
17 Jul 20:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 29 minutes.
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.94°S / 140.34°E↗ (Papua, Indonesia)
Antipode: 2.94°N / 39.66°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SW of Abepura (pop: 62,200) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) WSW of Vanimo (Sandaun, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||26 km||Indonesia: Near North Coast of Irian Jaya||BMKG|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.