Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 272 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, on Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 7:22 am (GMT +9) -

Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 272 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, on Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 7:22 am (GMT +9)

Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 15 km depth

18 Sep 22:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 7 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 18, 2021 22:22:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 7:22 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.89°S / 138.36°E (Indonesia)
Antipode: 1.89°N / 41.64°W
Nearby towns and cities:
264 km (164 mi) WNW of Abepura (pop: 62,200) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) WNW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (210 mi) WNW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200) --> See nearby quakes!
357 km (222 mi) ENE of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
464 km (289 mi) WNW of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550) --> See nearby quakes!
491 km (305 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
572 km (355 mi) NW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 23.4°C (74 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from S
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.415 kmIndonesia: Near North Coast of Irian JayaBMKG
4.415 kmNEAR N COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC

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