Magnitude 7.1 - PAPUA, INDONESIA

2004 November 26 02:25:03 UTC

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Location 3.573°S, 135.346°E
Depth10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program
Distances 110 km (70 miles) WNW of Enarotali, Papua, Indonesia
275 km (170 miles) NNE of Dobo, Aru Islands, Indonesia
1095 km (680 miles) NNE of DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia
3180 km (1980 miles) E of JAKARTA, Java, Indonesia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 7.1 km (4.4 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=244, Nph=244, Dmin=606 km, Rmss=1.06 sec, Gp= 32°,
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=T
Event IDusrhah
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    At least 19 people killed, 130 injured and 328 buildings destroyed in the epicentral area. Airport damaged and power outages at Nabire.

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