Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 250km W of Abepura, Indonesia, on Sunday, April 06, 2014 08:28:46
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 47 km depth
5 Apr 23:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 29 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, April 06, 2014 08:28:46
Depth: 46.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.6768°S / 138.3322°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
256 km (159 mi) W of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
266 km (165 mi) W of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
324 km (201 mi) ENE of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
330 km (205 mi) W of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
504 km (313 mi) NW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
516 km (320 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
701 km (435 mi) ENE of Tual (pop: 39,500)
3513 km (2183 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||40 km||PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.4||47 km||250km W of Abepura, Indonesia||USGS|
|M 4.5||28 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
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