Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea on Monday, 27 July 2015 at 15:46 (GMT)

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Banda Sea on Monday, 27 July 2015 at 15:46 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 163 km depth

27 Jul 15:53 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 150.0 to 163.0 km.
Date & time: 27 Jul 2015 03:46:26 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 163.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.48°S / 128.91°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Wurlali (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
240 km (149 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
292 km (181 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
387 km (240 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
429 km (266 mi) S of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
460 km (286 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
472 km (293 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
478 km (297 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
2440 km (1516 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.7163 kmBanda SeaGFZ
M 4.7154 km- 283km WNW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS

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