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Magnitude 4.7 earthquake strikes near Nabire, Papua, Indonesia

Вт, 4 мая 2021, 05:37
4.7 quake Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia, 4 May 2021 2:23 pm (GMT +9)
4.7 quake Irian Jaya Region, Indonesia, 4 May 2021 2:23 pm (GMT +9)
Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency reported a magnitude 4.7 quake in Indonesia near Nabire, Papua, only 12 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Tuesday 4 May 2021 at 2:23 pm 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 4.7 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 Nabire (pop. 43,900) located 58 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:
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Дата & время: 4 May 2021 2:23 pm (GMT +9) local time (4 May 2021 05:23 GMT)
Величина: 4.7
Глубина: 10.0 km
Эпицентр Широта / Долгота: 3.09°S / 135.95°E (Indonesia)
Источник данных: BMKG

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