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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Seram, Indonesia on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
Oct 31 12:03: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 16.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 31 October 2017 11:50 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.69°S / 127.9°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banda Api (238 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 31 Oct 2017
Tue, 31 Oct 11:50 UTCM 6.3 / 48 kmSERAM, INDONESIAEMSC
Tue, 31 Oct 11:50 UTCM 6.3 / 32.4 km- 32km WSW of Hila, IndonesiaUSGS

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"I felt it" reports:
Wolvega, Netherland (12423.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Ambon / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Super scary. We all run outside and locals started racing away from the ocean as they fear a tsunami.
Ambon indonesie / MMI VI (Strong shaking): First i was in shock that the ground was shaking and then i realised that it is a earthquake. We run outsite. Three minutes later we felled another one, a lighter one. After a few minutes we thinking it was over. 12 minutes again, a harder one. Was a weird feeling, and i realised that i am not save
(39.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)

 

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