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Latest earthquakes in or near Papua, Indonesia, past 30 days

Updated 8 Mar 2021 06:59 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Papua was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.5, 17 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 11 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 4 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 5.5 quake 141 km west of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia, 17 Feb 2021 4:09 am (GMT +9)
Most recent quake: 4.3 quake 135 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia, 7 Mar 2021 1:04 pm (GMT +9)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (33 quakes):
Date and timeMag
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Sun, 7 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
7 Mar 2021 1:04 pm (GMT +9) (7 Mar 2021 04:04:40 GMT)
4.3

27 km
(560 km)135 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia
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Sat, 6 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
7 Mar 2021 5:42 am (GMT +10) (6 Mar 2021 19:42:05 GMT)
4.7

13 km
(371 km)51 km south of Vanimo, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea
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Fri, 5 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
5 Mar 2021 7:48 pm (GMT +9) (5 Mar 2021 10:48:12 GMT)
4.4

19 km
(705 km)237 km east of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia
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Tue, 2 Mar 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
2 Mar 2021 23:33:02 GMT
3.5

24 km
(450 km)South Pacific Ocean, 20 km north of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia
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3 Mar 2021 8:33 am (GMT +9) (2 Mar 2021 23:33:01 GMT)
3.6

26 km
(432 km)74 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia
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3 Mar 2021 3:38 am (GMT +9) (2 Mar 2021 18:38:34 GMT)
4.4

35 km
(640 km)South Pacific Ocean, 199 km northwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia
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2 Mar 2021 6:36 pm (GMT +9) (2 Mar 2021 09:36:58 GMT)
4.8

23 km
(420 km)Aru Sea, 156 km northeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia
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2 Mar 2021 10:25 am (GMT +9) (2 Mar 2021 01:25:55 GMT)
4.9

30 km
(526 km)120 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia
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Mon, 1 Mar 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
2 Mar 2021 5:55 am (GMT +9) (1 Mar 2021 20:55:24 GMT)
3.9

10 km
(425 km)96 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia
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1 Mar 2021 11:24:24 GMT
2.8

11 km
(642 km)South Pacific Ocean, 50 km southeast of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 28 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Mar 2021 2:58 am (GMT +9) (28 Feb 2021 17:58:23 GMT)
4.5

47 km
(571 km)163 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 26 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
26 Feb 2021 7:52 pm (GMT +9) (26 Feb 2021 10:52:51 GMT)
4.4

10 km
(561 km)West Papua, 72 km southwest of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
23 Feb 2021 2:12 am (GMT +9) (22 Feb 2021 17:12:03 GMT)
3.3

12 km
(597 km)South Pacific Ocean, 157 km northwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21 Feb 2021 3:27 am (GMT +9) (20 Feb 2021 18:27:05 GMT)
3.0

10 km
(434 km)98 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 Feb 2021 4:48 pm (GMT +9) (19 Feb 2021 07:48:35 GMT)
4.2

12 km
(773 km)South Pacific Ocean, 180 km east of Manokwari, West Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
19 Feb 2021 1:15 am (GMT +9) (18 Feb 2021 16:15:51 GMT)
4.0

138 km
(556 km)213 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 10:06 am (GMT +9) (18 Feb 2021 01:06:56 GMT)
4.8

61 km
(478 km)89 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
17 Feb 2021 4:32 pm (GMT +9) (17 Feb 2021 07:32:31 GMT)
3.3

37 km
(473 km)94 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
17 Feb 2021 4:09 am (GMT +9) (16 Feb 2021 19:09:41 GMT)
5.5

57 km
(540 km)141 km west of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
16 Feb 2021 1:37 am (GMT +9) (15 Feb 2021 16:37:43 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(480 km)South Pacific Ocean, 37 km northwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 7:16 pm (GMT +9) (15 Feb 2021 10:16:20 GMT)
4.1

33 km
(392 km)Aru Sea, 193 km northeast of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 14 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
15 Feb 2021 12:53 am (GMT +10) (14 Feb 2021 14:53:31 GMT)
4.8

118 km
(238 km)201 km west of Wewak, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea 1 reportMoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Feb 2021 6:48 pm (GMT +9) (13 Feb 2021 09:48:12 GMT)
4.1

10 km
(702 km)198 km southeast of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Feb 2021 12:38 am (GMT +9) (12 Feb 2021 15:38:58 GMT)
4.4

11 km
(546 km)West Papua, 85 km southwest of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
11 Feb 2021 21:10:27 GMT
3.5

10 km
(528 km)West Papua, 98 km southwest of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 06:11:53 GMT
3.9

10 km
(540 km)108 km west of Nabire, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
11 Feb 2021 1:12 am (GMT +9) (10 Feb 2021 16:12:58 GMT)
4.9

33 km
(481 km)127 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
8 Feb 2021 1:48 am (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 16:48:47 GMT)
4.2

10 km
(589 km)226 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 5:49 pm (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 08:49:48 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(453 km)85 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 08:49:45 GMT
3.0

41 km
(543 km)114 km west of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
7 Feb 2021 1:47 pm (GMT +9) (7 Feb 2021 04:47:29 GMT)
2.7

10 km
(459 km)17 km southwest of Abepura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 11:57 pm (GMT +9) (6 Feb 2021 14:57:40 GMT)
3.9

91 km
(455 km)112 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 10:49:31 GMT
3.9

97 km
(483 km)162 km southwest of Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2 x 1013 joules (5.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 4785 tons of TNT or 0.3 atomic bombs!) More info

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