Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Seram, Indonesia, on Friday, 18 October 2019 at 19:44 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - Seram, Indonesia, on Friday, 18 October 2019 at 19:44 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

18 Oct 19:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Oct 2019 07:44:24 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.66°S / 128.24°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Banda Api (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) ENE of Ambon City (Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
83 km (52 mi) WSW of Amahai (Maluku) (pop: 47,700)
456 km (284 mi) SW of Sorong (West Papua) (pop: 125,500)
495 km (308 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan, North Maluku) (pop: 36,200)
504 km (313 mi) S of Ternate (North Maluku) (pop: 101,700)
546 km (339 mi) WNW of Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500)
685 km (426 mi) SE of Manado (North Sulawesi) (pop: 451,900)
2388 km (1484 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.410 kmSeram, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.210 kmSeram, IndonesiaBMKG

User reports for this quake (24)

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4.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
1.6 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shakedd
6.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ambon, Kayu Putih (6.9 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
6.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
7.9 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaked (reported through our app)
7.5 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
7.1 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
7.2 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ambon (5.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
6.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
9.1 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Lateri Ambon (1.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
7.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 7 km SW of epicenter) : Cukup terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 7 km SW of epicenter) : Ngeri (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 7 km SW of epicenter) : Maybe 4.0 (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 13 km NE of epicenter) : It wakes me up! (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 7 km SW of epicenter) : Gempa Terasa Sangat Kuat (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 4 km NE of epicenter) : Durasi getaran 3 detik (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 7 km SW of epicenter) : About 5 second (reported through EMSC)
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