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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - BANDA SEA on Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - BANDA SEA on Tuesday, 15 January 2019
Jan 15 01:14: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 144.0 to 159.0 km.
Date & time: Tue, 15 Jan 00:56:29 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 159.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.7°S / 130.21°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (18 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 15 Jan 2019
Tue, 15 Jan 00:56 UTCM 4.7 / 167.5 km- 276km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 22 Jan 2019
Tue, 22 Jan 14:45 UTCM 3.7 / 15 km - [info] BANDA SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 24 Jan 2019
Thu, 24 Jan 19:18 UTCM 4.9 / 162 km - [info] BANDA SEA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 26 Jan 2019
Sat, 26 Jan 17:07 UTCM 5.0 / 111 km - [info]Banda Sea[Map]GFZ
Tue, 29 Jan 2019
Tue, 29 Jan 03:06 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] BANDA SEA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 13 Feb 2019
Wed, 13 Feb 05:54 UTCM 4.7 / 223 km - [info] BANDA SEA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 15 Feb 2019
Fri, 15 Feb 10:10 UTCM 4.5 / 302 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Sat, 16 Feb 2019
Sat, 16 Feb 03:00 UTCM 4.2 / 72 km - [info]NEAR S COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 18 Feb 2019
Mon, 18 Feb 15:01 UTCM 4.5 / 200 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Tue, 19 Feb 2019
Tue, 19 Feb 11:24 UTCM 4.7 / 246 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Sun, 24 Feb 2019
Sun, 24 Feb 05:36 UTCM 4.5 / 135 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Feb 2019
Tue, 26 Feb 09:48 UTCM 4.6 / 86 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Thu, 28 Feb 2019
Thu, 28 Feb 08:47 UTCM 4.4 / 110 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Thu, 28 Feb 22:08 UTCM 4.6 / 256 km - [info]BANDA SEA (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Mar 2019
Fri, 1 Mar 18:37 UTCM 4.0 / 202 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 5 Mar 2019
Tue, 5 Mar 10:33 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 5 Mar 14:45 UTCM 4.7 / 102 km - [info]Aru Islands Region, Indonesia[Map]BMKG
Sun, 10 Mar 2019
Sun, 10 Mar 02:18 UTCM 4.9 / 174 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 03:17 UTCM 4.5 / 15 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 11:28 UTCM 4.2 / 197 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 11 Mar 13:03 UTCM 5.1 / 73 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]GFZ
Sat, 16 Mar 2019
Sat, 16 Mar 17:23 UTCM 4.7 / 130 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Mon, 18 Mar 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 23:08 UTCM 3.9 / 145 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Wed, 20 Mar 2019
Wed, 20 Mar 02:46 UTCM 3.9 / 106 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Wed, 20 Mar 07:46 UTCM 4.1 / 281 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Tue, 26 Mar 02:27 UTCM 4.8 / 492 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Tue, 26 Mar 17:37 UTCM 4.8 / 118 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]GFZ
Fri, 29 Mar 2019
Fri, 29 Mar 08:54 UTCM 4.8 / 56 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Sat, 30 Mar 2019
Sat, 30 Mar 12:13 UTCM 4.5 / 85 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Mon, 1 Apr 2019
Mon, 1 Apr 14:25 UTCM 5.0 / 72 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 2 Apr 2019
Tue, 2 Apr 04:05 UTCM 4.1 / 307 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 2 Apr 18:07 UTCM 3.9 / 256 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]BMKG
Tue, 9 Apr 2019
Tue, 9 Apr 15:41 UTCM 3.9 / 322 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 15:03 UTCM 4.8 / 248 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]GFZ
Sat, 13 Apr 2019
Sat, 13 Apr 01:18 UTCM 5.0 / 211 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]EMSC
Sat, 13 Apr 16:53 UTCM 4.7 / 143 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)[Map]GFZ
Mon, 15 Apr 2019
Mon, 15 Apr 16:55 UTCM 3.8 / 219 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG
Tue, 16 Apr 2019
Tue, 16 Apr 01:53 UTCM 4.6 / 218 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Apr 14:01 UTCM 4.4 / 112 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Tue, 16 Apr 15:18 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Wed, 17 Apr 2019
Wed, 17 Apr 16:31 UTCM 3.8 / 316 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Fri, 19 Apr 2019
Fri, 19 Apr 18:47 UTCM 4.3 / 157 km - [info]Banda Sea (Indonesia)
I FELT IT
[Map]BMKG

 

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