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Quake of 7.1 magnitude strikes off Indonesia: USGS

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Magnitude

 
7.1
Date-Time
Location 3.532°S, 138.455°E
Depth 75.1 km (46.7 miles)
Region PAPUA, INDONESIA
Distances 238 km (147 miles) E of Enarotali, Indonesia
256 km (159 miles) WSW of Abepura, Indonesia
272 km (169 miles) WSW of Jayapura, Indonesia
329 km (204 miles) WSW of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13.9 km (8.6 miles); depth +/- 9.3 km (5.8 miles)
Parameters NST=120, Nph=121, Dmin=693.5 km, Rmss=0.63 sec, Gp= 14°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID

usb000g13s

 

 

An earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitude struck 256 km (159 miles) east of Enarotali in Irian Jaya, Indonesia on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The earthquake was 58 km (36 miles) deep, said the USGS.

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