Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 81 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia, on Thursday, 13 December 2018 at 00:28 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 81 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia, on Thursday, 13 December 2018 at 00:28 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 39 km depth

13 Dec 00:41 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 12 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Dec 2018 00:28:54 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.1°S / 140.11°E (Papua, Indonésie)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km SO de Abepura (Papua) (pop: 62,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
92 km SO de Jayapura (Papua) (pop: 134,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
140 km OSO de Vanimo (Sandaun, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 11,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
249 km O de Aitape (Sandaun, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 5,550) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
325 km ONO de Ambunti (East Sepik, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 2,070) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
361 km NNO de Kiunga (North Fly, Western Province, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 11,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
394 km O de Wewak (East Sepik, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 18,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
442 km NO de Tari (Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 8,190) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
519 km NO de Mendi (Southern Highlands, Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée) (pop: 26,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
3703 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.639 km PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC

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Alexandria, Egypt (12192.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I know it's crazy but I woke up to my cat acting crazily and making noises as if she intended to wake us then I realized everything was shaking. It was around 2:32 Cairo local time. Could this be possible?
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