Terremoto moderato mag. 4.5 - 26 km a sud-est da Hollandia, Papua, Indonesia, sábbato, 19 giugno 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.5 - 26 km a sud-est da Hollandia, Papua, Indonesia, sábbato, 19 giugno 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.5 at 10 km depth

19 Jun 02:25 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 7 minuti.
19 Jun 10:15: Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 4.7 km (2.9 mi) al NE.
Update Sat, 19 Jun 2021, 02:30
Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake 26 km southeast of Hollandia, Indonesia
4.5 quake 19 Jun 11:17 am (GMT +9)
4.5 quake 19 Jun 11:17 am (GMT +9)
Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported a magnitude 4.5 quake in Indonesia near Hollandia, Papua, only 12 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Saturday 19 June 2021 at 11:17 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.5 as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Hollandia (pop. 134,900) located 26 km from the epicenter, and Abepura (pop. 62,200) 30 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 19 Jun 2021 02:17:56 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 19 Jun 11:17 am (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.5
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 2.66°S / 140.92°E (Papua, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km ESE da Hollandia (pop: 134,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
33 km ESE da Abepura (pop: 62,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
167 km ONO da Aitape (Sandaun, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 5,550) --> Vedi sismi vicini
273 km NO da Ambunti (East Sepik, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 2,070) --> Vedi sismi vicini
317 km ONO da Wewak (East Sepik, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 18,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
387 km N da Kiunga (North Fly, Western Province, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 11,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
424 km NNO da Tari (Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 8,190) --> Vedi sismi vicini
442 km NO da Wabag (Enga, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 3,960) --> Vedi sismi vicini
492 km NO da Mendi (Southern Highlands, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 26,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
511 km NO da Hagen (Dei District, Western Highlands, Papua Nuova Guinea) (pop: 33,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 29.4°C (85 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from ESE
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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.
Mag.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.510 kmIndonesia: Near North Coast of Irian JayaBMKG
4.510 kmNEAR N COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIAEMSC

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