Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Irian Jaya, Indonesia, on Monday, 17 November 2014 at 22:37 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Nov 22:44 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.08°S / 136.91°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Timo
160 km (99 mi) ENE of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
231 km (143 mi) SSE of Biak (pop: 4,540)
401 km (249 mi) SE of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
417 km (259 mi) W of Abepura (pop: 62,200)
427 km (266 mi) W of Jayapura (pop: 134,900)
541 km (336 mi) ENE of Tual (pop: 39,500)
3351 km (2082 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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|M 4.7||10 km||Irian Jaya, Indonesia||GFZ|
|M 4.7||54 km||PAPUA, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.5||58 km||100km NNE of Enarotali, Indonesia||USGS|
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