Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Monday, 9 December 2019 at 13:44 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Monday, 9 December 2019 at 13:44 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 170 km depth

9 Dec 13:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Dec 10 10:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 188.0 to 170.0 km.
Date & time: 9 Dec 2019 01:44:55 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 170.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.09°S / 129.54°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) S of Wotai (Maluku)
44 km (27 mi) ESE of Watludan (Maluku)
53 km (33 mi) NNW of Sirgurusi (Maluku)
86 km (53 mi) NW of Ilhar (Maluku)
100 km (62 mi) SSW of Trana
391 km (243 mi) WSW of Tual (Maluku) (pop: 39,500)
406 km (252 mi) SSE of Ambon City (Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
2509 km (1559 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
M 4.7170 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.4166 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.4162 km229km WNW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.3165 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)GFZ

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