Major magnitude. 7.1 earthquake - Papua, Indonesia, on Friday, 26 November 2004 at 02:25 (GMT)

Major magnitude. 7.1 earthquake  - Papua, Indonesia, on Friday, 26 November 2004 at 02:25 (GMT)

Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 26 Nov 2004 02:25:03 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 7.1
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.609°S / 135.404°E (Indonésie)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km SSW de Nabire (Papua) (pop: 43,900)
281 km SSW de Biak (Papua) (pop: 4,540)
340 km SSE de Manokwari (Papua Barat) (pop: 53,200)
370 km NE de Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500)
551 km ESE de Sorong (Papua Barat) (pop: 125,500)
591 km WSW de Abepura (Kota Jayapura, Papua) (pop: 62,200)
602 km WSW de Jayapura (Papua) (pop: 134,900)
3178 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1015 joules (783 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 42.1 atomic bombs!) [learn more]
[smaller] [bigger]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 7.110 kmPapua, IndonesiaUSGS
Note: for quakes of 2012 and earlier, our database often contains only records from USGS.

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it be the first to report it!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Aftershocks of the 7.1 quake Papua, Indonesia, 26 November 02:25 UTC

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (19 quakes):
  • 10 Oct 2006 16:29 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    27.9 km (17.3 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Sep 2005 19:50 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    89 km (55 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 17 May 2005 16:01 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    9.4 km (5.8 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 Dec 2004 01:40 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 Dec 2004 09:00 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Dec 2004 03:48 UTC
    | M 5.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Dec 2004 03:45 UTC
    | M 5.7 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 Dec 2004 03:32 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Dec 2004 23:17 UTC
    | M 5.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Nov 2004 05:09 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (0 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Nov 2004 07:36 UTC
    | M 6.2 |
    23.1 km (14.4 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Papua, Indonesia, on Sunday, 28 November 2004 at 07:36 (GMT)
  • 28 Nov 2004 04:11 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Nov 2004 09:48 UTC
    | M 5.8 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 20:24 UTC
    | M 5.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 15:29 UTC
    | M 5.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 08:01 UTC
    | M 5.9 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 04:45 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 03:01 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Nov 2004 02:34 UTC
    | M 5.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Major magnitude. 7.1 earthquake - Papua, Indonesia, on Friday, 26 November 2004 at 02:25 (GMT)
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery

 
Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyright: VolcanoDiscovery ou autres sources indiquées.
Utilisation des documents: Les textes, les images et les vidéos de ce site internet sont protégées par copyright. Toute reproduction et tout usage sans accord préalable ne sont pas autorisés. Si vous désirez acquérir pour certains documents (photos, vidéos, textes ou autres) le droit de reproduction, d'édition et, plus généralement, de toute utilisation destinée à un usage public, qu'elle soit commerciale ou pas, vous êtes priés de nous contacter.