Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Banda Sea, 157 km southwest of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 02:28 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Banda Sea, 157 km southwest of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 02:28 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 64 km depth

30 Apr 02:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Apr 30 02:41: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 72.0 to 64.0 km.
Date & time: 30 Apr 2019 02:28:49 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 64.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.39°S / 131.56°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
157 km (97 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (216 mi) SSW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 mi) SE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
479 km (298 mi) SE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
552 km (343 mi) SW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
2732 km (1698 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) N of Pulau Wayangan Island --> See nearby quakes!
428 km (266 mi) SSE of Seram Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 5.264 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.160 kmKep. Tanimbar Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.464 kmTanimbar Islands Region, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.163 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.157 km144km WSW of Tual, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
685.6 km S of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake Banda Sea, 157 km southwest of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, 30 April 2019 02:28 GMT

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Banda Sea, 157 km southwest of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 30 April 2019 at 02:28 (GMT)

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