Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Timor Sea, 71 km southeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 09:27 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Jan 09:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 18 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.51°S / 124.16°E (Timor Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sirung (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) ESE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) S of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) SSW of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SW of Suai (Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SW of mariana (Maliana, Timor-Leste) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) SSW of Maubara (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) SW of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (186 mi) SE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (205 mi) SE of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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