Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - 33 km northeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 at 23:46 (GMT)

- Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - 33 km northeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 at 23:46 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Sep 23:54 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Sep 26 11:02: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.4.
Date & time: 25 Sep 2019 11:46:44 UTC -
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.56°S / 128.45°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banda Api (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NE of Haruku
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Kulor
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Nolot
31 km (19 mi) SW of Hualohi
33 km (21 mi) ENE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
689 km (428 mi) SE of Manado (pop: 451,900)
2412 km (1499 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1014 joules (69.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT or 3.8 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 6.410 kmSeram, IndonesiaGFZ
M 6.533 kmSeram, IndonesiaEMSC
M 6.510 kmSeram, IndonesiaBMKG
M 6.541 kmSeram, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 6.520 kmSeram, Indonesia [Sea: Indonesia]INGV
M 6.518 km10km S of Kairatu, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (12)

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0.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Jakarta / not felt
Banda Neira / not felt
Manila / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
1568.1 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
wandan kingdom / not felt : Ngacak ngacak heula saban pasar Laju ngawut ngawut dapur batur Manjar arinjana neyangan musuh …. ! Padahal Arinjana nyiar nyiar pirusuheun !
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Russia. Sankt-Peterburg.not felt. / not felt : Не почувствовал и не ощущал, находился в квартире, не спал, всё тихо и спокойно, без тряски и какой либо вибрации, висячие предметы интерьера в норме, без движения. Да, пожалуйста оставайтесь в безопасности, берегите Себя, Своих родных и близких людей. Да, геологиярулит.))),!!!
Ambon (33.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
1690.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
27.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
1566.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
1557.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the 6.4 quake 33 km northeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 25 September 23:46 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (855 quakes):
  • 21 Mar 2020 10:10 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Mar 2020 18:57 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    94 km (58 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Mar 2020 15:10 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    20 km (12.4 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 20 Mar 2020 07:34 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    134 km (83.3 mi) depth
    |
    84 km (52 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Mar 2020 17:33 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    22 km (13.7 mi) depth
    |
    68 km (42 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Mar 2020 12:26 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Mar 2020 01:11 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 16 Mar 2020 08:57 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    78 km (48 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 16 Mar 2020 06:22 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 11 Mar 2020 15:59 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 10 Mar 2020 20:44 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    77 km (48 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 10 Mar 2020 08:56 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 09 Mar 2020 18:49 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 09 Mar 2020 10:39 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    143 km (88.9 mi) depth
    |
    61 km (38 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 09 Mar 2020 10:17 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 09 Mar 2020 09:51 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    63 km (39.1 mi) depth
    |
    30 km (18 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - 33 km northeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 25 September 2019 at 23:46 (GMT)
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