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Latest quakes in or near West Papua, Indonesia, in the past 48 hours on Thursday, September 29, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Sep 29, 2022 18:35 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 3
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, West Papua had 1 quake of magnitude 3.7 and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.7 | Ceram Sea, 119 km NE of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.7 | Ceram Sea, 112 km NE of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near West Papua, Indonesia (updated )

Past 24 hours2 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days10 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 5 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days52 quakes | 16 quakes M2+ | 23 quakes M3+ | 13 quakes M4+
Past 90 days131 quakes | 25 quakes M2+ | 76 quakes M3+ | 30 quakes M4+
Past 365 days812 quakes | 214 quakes M2+ | 418 quakes M3+ | 165 quakes M4+ | 9 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

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Thursday, September 29, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Sep 29, 2022 10:28 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 29, 2022 13:28 GMT)
2.7

11 km
Ceram Sea, 119 km northeast of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia More
Sep 29, 2022 10:13 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 29, 2022 13:13 GMT)
3.7

10 km
Ceram Sea, 112 km northeast of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia
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Wednesday, September 28, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 28, 2022 10:18 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 28, 2022 13:18 GMT)
2.8

65 km
Banda Sea, Indonesia More
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.4 x 1010 joules (6.69 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.76 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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West Papua Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in West Papua?

The last earthquake in West Papua occurred 5 hours ago: Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 119 km northeast of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:28 pm (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in West Papua in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, West Papua, Indonesia had 3 quakes up to magnitude 3.7.

What was the strongest quake in West Papua in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in West Papua in the past 48 hours occurred 5 hours ago: Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 112 km northeast of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:13 pm (GMT +9).

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