Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia, on Thursday, 26 September 2019 at 15:58 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.4 quake Seram, Indonesia, 25 September 23:46 UTC, which had occurred 16 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Seram, Indonesia, on Thursday, 26 September 2019 at 15:58 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Sep 16:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 7 minutes.
Sep 26 16:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 26 Sep 2019 03:58:23 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.5°S / 128.37°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banda Api (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) NE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
434 km (270 mi) SW of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
480 km (298 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
490 km (304 mi) SSE of Ternate (pop: 101,700)
540 km (336 mi) WNW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
2404 km (1494 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.010 kmSeram, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.511 kmSeram, IndonesiaEMSC

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25.5 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Poka, Ambon (25.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 29 km W of epicenter) : Cukup terasa (reported through EMSC)
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