Mag. 4.9 earthquake - Irian Jaya, Indonesia, on Friday, 4 July 2014 at 05:39 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
4 Jul 05:48 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.9°S / 138.8°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
250 km (155 mi) SW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
262 km (163 mi) SW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
309 km (192 mi) WSW of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
370 km (230 mi) NW of Kiunga (North Fly, Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,500)
371 km (231 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
625 km (389 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
697 km (433 mi) ENE of Tual (pop: 39,500)
3549 km (2205 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||10 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 5.0||30 km||PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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