Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 4.5 KEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIA, on Tuesday, 19 May 2015 at 12:25 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 161 km depth
19 May 15:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Depth: 161.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.05°S / 129.58°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
328 km (204 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
379 km (236 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
385 km (239 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
395 km (245 mi) ENE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
404 km (251 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
419 km (260 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
472 km (293 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
2513 km (1562 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||161 km||4.5 KEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIA||EMSC|
|M 4.5||161 km||Banda Sea||GFZ|
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