Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 451 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 22:55 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - 451 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 22:55 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 105 km depth

21 Nov 23:02 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Nov 22 08:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 83.0 to 105.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Nov 2019 10:55:06 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 105.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.29°S / 130.07°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
349 km (217 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
365 km (227 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
451 km (280 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
457 km (284 mi) SSE of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
515 km (320 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
605 km (376 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
725 km (451 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
2568 km (1596 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
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

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M 5.2105 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.3105 kmTanimbar Islands Region, IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.01 kmKep. Tanimbar Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 5.5118 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaBMKG
M 5.077 km169km WNW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS

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20TTTU7JWH Таким оно должно оста / not felt : 20TTTU7JWH Таким оно должно оставаться всегда
Darwin City (582 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
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Aftershocks of the 5.2 quake 451 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 21 November 22:55 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 22 Dec 2019 23:11 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 451 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 21 November 2019 at 22:55 (GMT)
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