Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 56 km north of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, on 24 Jul 5:04 pm (GMT +9) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 56 km north of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, on 24 Jul 5:04 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 92 km depth

24 Jul 08:10 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 6 minutes.
24 Jul 08:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 96.0 to 92.0 km (from 60 to 57 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.3 km (2.1 mi) towards S.
Update Sat, 24 Jul 2021, 08:15
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.2 just reported 59 km northeast of Manokwari, Indonesia
4.2 quake 24 Jul 5:04 pm (GMT +9)
4.2 quake 24 Jul 5:04 pm (GMT +9)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred only 11 minutes ago 59 km northeast of Manokwari, Indonesia, Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 96 km beneath the epicenter near Manokwari, Kabupaten Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia, in the afternoon on Saturday 24 July 2021 at 5:04 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.0.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Manokwari (pop. 53,200) located 59 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jul 24, 2021 08:04:14 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 24 Jul 5:04 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 92.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 0.4°S / 134.26°E (South Pacific Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 0.4°N / 45.74°W
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
338 km (210 mi) E of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) NNW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 mi) NNE of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
515 km (320 mi) SE of Tobi Village (Hatobohei, Palau) (pop: 44) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 26.2°C (79 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.092 kmIrian Jaya Region, IndonesiaBMKG

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