Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - KEP. TANIMBAR REGION, INDONESIA, on Monday, 31 December 2018 at 00:41 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 147 km depth
31 Dec 01:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Date & time: 2018-12-31 12:41:59 UTC
Depth: 147.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.28°S / 131.85°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
123 km (77 mi) SW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
2764 km (1718 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) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-12-31 00:41:59 UTC||M 4.5 / 147 km||KEP. TANIMBAR REGION, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.