Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 4.6 PAPUA, INDONESIA, on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 at 01:32 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 42 km depth
19 Aug 02:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 38 minutes.
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.28°S / 140.08°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) NNE of Pagai
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Molof
56 km (35 mi) SE of Barito
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Dore
67 km (42 mi) NE of Elelim
98 km (61 mi) SW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
109 km (68 mi) SW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
3698 km (2298 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||42 km||4.6 PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.6||40 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
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