Magnitude 4.7 Light Earthquake Hits 265km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia

A shallow magnitude 4.7 earthquake was reported 265km WNW of Abepura, Indonesia, at a depth of 36.52 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be light.

It struck at Aug 12, 2018 at 10:46:17 UTZ. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.

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