Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Near North Coast of Irian Jaya on Tuesday, 23 September 2014 at 11:42 (GMT)

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Near North Coast of Irian Jaya on Tuesday, 23 September 2014 at 11:42 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 Sep 11:51 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Sep 2014 11:42:03 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.65°S / 139.45°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
132 km (82 mi) W of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
141 km (88 mi) W of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
206 km (128 mi) W of Vanimo (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 11,200)
327 km (203 mi) W of Aitape (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 5,550)
446 km (277 mi) E of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
475 km (295 mi) WNW of Wewak (Papua New Guinea) (pop: 18,200)
631 km (392 mi) ESE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
3636 km (2260 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.710 kmNear North Coast of Irian JayaGFZ
M 5.012 kmNear North Coast of Irian JayaGeoAu
M 4.735 km160km WSW of Abepura, IndonesiaUSGS

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