Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia, on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at 04:42 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.4 quake Seram, Indonesia, 25 September 23:46 UTC, which had occurred 2 weeks earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Seram, Indonesia, on Thursday, 10 October 2019 at 04:42 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

10 Oct 05:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 23 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Oct 2019 04:42:26 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.62°S / 128.18°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banda Api (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Ambon City (Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Amahai (Maluku) (pop: 47,700)
458 km (285 mi) SW of Sorong (West Papua) (pop: 125,500)
490 km (304 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan, North Maluku) (pop: 36,200)
498 km (310 mi) S of Ternate (North Maluku) (pop: 101,700)
554 km (344 mi) WNW of Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500)
678 km (421 mi) SE of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900)
2382 km (1480 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.610 kmSeram, IndonesiaBMKG

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Ambon (7.8 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
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12.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
7.5 km E of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
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