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Magnitude 6.4 Earthquake Shakes North Coast of Papua, Indonesia


Richter Magnitude 6.4 – NEAR THE NORTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA
Sunday, June 26, 2011 at 09:16:41 PM
2.391°S, 136.663°E
Depth:  20.6 km (12.8 miles)

“A STRONG 6.4-magnitude earthquake has struck near the coast of Indonesia’s Papua province but there are no immediate reports of damage or tsunami warnings issued.

The quake struck at a depth of 36km, 161km from Enarotali, at 9.16 pm local time (10.16pm AEST), the US Geological Survey said.

There was no warning or advisory posted on the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre website.” Read more.

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