Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 37 km northeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 09:09 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Jan 09:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.04°S / 123.92°E (East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sirung (172 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) WSW of Suai (Cova Lima, Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SW of mariana (Maliana, Bobonaro, Timor-Leste) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) SW of Maubara (Liquiçá, Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) SW of Likisa (Liquiçá, Timor-Leste) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SW of Delhi (Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.7||10 km||Timor Region, Indonesia||EMSC|
|2.9||10 km||Timor Region (Indonesia)||BMKG|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.