Earthquake: Magnitude 4.7 – New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

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M4.7 Earthquake – New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Preliminary Report

Magnitude

4.7

Date-Time

22 Jan 2021 09:26:50 UTC
22 Jan 2021 19:26:50 near epicenter
22 Jan 2021 01:26:50 standard time in your timezone

Location

3.998S, 141.510E

Depth

55 km

Distances

133.2 km (82.6 mi) SW of Aitape, Papua New Guinea
147.1 km (91.2 mi) S of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea
183.1 km (113.5 mi) SSE of Abepura, Indonesia
184.2 km (114.2 mi) SSE of Jayapura, Indonesia
236.2 km (146.4 mi) N of Kiunga, Papua New Guinea

Event ID

us 7000d2bz

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