Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, 182 km SSE of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, Friday, 22 Jan. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, 182 km SSE of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, Friday, 22 Jan. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.9 at 49 km depth

22 Jan 09:35 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 8 minutos.
22 Jan 15:15: Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 49.0 km (de 6.2 a 30 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4 km (2.5 mi) al ESE.
Fecha & hora: 22 Jan 2021 09:26:49 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Friday, 22 Jan 2021 19:26 (GMT +10)
Magnitud: 4.9
Profundidad: 49.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3.93°S / 141.57°E (West Sepik Province, Papúa Nueva Guinea)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km al SO de Aitape (Sandaun) (pop: 5,550) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
142 km al SSE de Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
142 km al SSE de Vanimo (Sandaun) (pop: 11,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
181 km al SE de Abepura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 62,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
182 km al SSE de Jayapura (Papua, Indonesia) (pop: 134,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
233 km al O de Wewak (East Sepik) (pop: 18,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
266 km al NO de Tari (pop: 8,190) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
338 km al NO de Mendi (Southern Highlands) (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
365 km al NO de Mt Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands) (pop: 33,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
872 km al NO de Port Moresby (National Capital) (pop: 283,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.1°C (77 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.949 kmNew Guinea, Papua New GuineaBMKG
4.756 km133 Km SW of Aitape, Papua New GuineaUSGS
4.851 kmNew Guinea, Papua New GuineaGFZ

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