5.9-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesian Papua

Monday 1442/12/23 - 2021/08/02
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Jakarta, Aug 2, 2021, SPA -- A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia's easternmost region in Papua on Monday, the United States Geological Survey said, but there were no tsunami warnings or any immediate damage report.
The earthquake struck at a relatively shallow depth of 12 kilometers (7.5 miles), about 180 kilometers northeast of the town of Tual.
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18:23 LOCAL TIME 15:23 GMT
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