Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 364 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - 364 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 191 km depth

15 May 03:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 14 hours.
Date & time: 14 May 2019 01:38:58 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 191.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.15°S / 130.36°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Serua (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
116 km (72 mi) NE of Wotai
271 km (168 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
351 km (218 mi) SSE of Amahai (Central Maluku Regency) (pop: 47,700)
364 km (226 mi) SE of Ambon (pop: 355,600)
595 km (370 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
649 km (403 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
717 km (446 mi) SW of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
2600 km (1616 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.1191 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG

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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 364 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)
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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - 364 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)
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