Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Timor Sea, 52 km east of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 10:55 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.6 quake Timor Sea, 47 km east of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 15 January 2020 07:55 GMT, which had occurred 3 hours earlier.
Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Timor Sea, 52 km east of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 10:55 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 11 km depth

15 Jan 11:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Jan 15 21:55: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 11.0 km.
Date & time: 15 Jan 2020 10:55:45 UTC
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.28°S / 124.07°E (Timor Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sirung (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SSW of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SW of Suai (Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SW of mariana (Maliana, Timor-Leste) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SSW of Maubara (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) SW of Likisa (Timor-Leste) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) SW of Aileu (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SW of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.811 kmTimor Region (Indonesia)BMKG

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