Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 137km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Thursday, September 18, 2014 16:37:35

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 137km SSW of Abepura, Indonesia, on Thursday, September 18, 2014 16:37:35

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 35 km depth

18 Sep 09:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Sep 2014 07:37:35 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, September 18, 2014 16:37:35
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.7081°S / 139.9691°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Pagai
30 km (18 mi) ENE of Elelim
67 km (42 mi) WSW of Molof
89 km (56 mi) SSE of Barito
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Sengge
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
155 km (96 mi) SSW of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
3680 km (2287 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.635 km137km SSW of Abepura, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.635 km PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC

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