Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 61 km southeast of Kupang, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 12:16 (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 4 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 61 km southeast of Kupang, Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 January 2020 at 12:16 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Jan 12:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Jan 15 12:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 15 Jan 2020 12:16:41 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.48°S / 124.07°E (Timor Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sirung (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSW 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!
177 km (110 mi) SSW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SW of Suai (Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SW of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) SE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
321 km (199 mi) SE of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
427 km (265 mi) ESE of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
509 km (316 mi) ESE of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.510 kmTimor Region, IndonesiaEMSC
4.514 kmTimor Region (Indonesia)BMKG
4.510 km60km SE of Kupang, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Kupang City / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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