Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Saturday, 9 March 2019 at 12:33 (GMT)

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Saturday, 9 March 2019 at 12:33 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 155 km depth

9 Mar 12:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Mar 9 22:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 151.0 to 155.0 km.
Date & time: 9 Mar 2019 12:33:15 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 155.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.6°S / 128.27°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Wurlali (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km (107 mi) NE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
238 km (148 mi) ENE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
315 km (196 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
408 km (253 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
434 km (270 mi) S of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
479 km (298 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
2370 km (1473 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
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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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.7155 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.5162 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)GFZ
M 4.7169 kmKEPULAUAN BARAT DAYA, INDONESIAEMSC
M 4.7152 kmKepulauan Barat Daya, IndonesiaUSGS

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