Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 135 km northwest of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 09:52 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Ceram Sea, 135 km northwest of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 09:52 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 12 km depth

22 Dec 10:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 13 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 12.0 km.
Date & time: 22 Dec 2019 09:52:40 UTC -
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.96°S / 127.22°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
135 km (84 mi) NW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) WNW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
413 km (257 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
418 km (259 mi) S of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
505 km (314 mi) WSW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
539 km (335 mi) SSE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
546 km (339 mi) SSE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
604 km (375 mi) SE of Gorontalo (pop: 144,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2287 km (1421 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NW of Pulau Tuban Island --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) SE of Pulau Lipumatole Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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.
M 4.012 kmCeram Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.010 kmCeram Sea, IndonesiaEMSC

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Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 135 km northwest of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 22 December 2019 at 09:52 (GMT)
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