Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 2693 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 03:57 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 2693 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at 03:57 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 73 km depth

19 Apr 04:05 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Apr 19 04:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.5.
Apr 19 07:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 27.0 to 73.0 km.
Date & time: Apr 19, 2020 03:57:37 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 73.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.24°S / 131.21°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.24°N / 48.79°W
Nearest volcano: Serua (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
247 km (154 mi) SW of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
449 km (279 mi) SSW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
460 km (286 mi) NNW of Minjilang (West Arnhem Shire, Australia) (pop: 224) --> See nearby quakes!
469 km (292 mi) N of Snake Bay (Australia) (pop: 412) --> See nearby quakes!
477 km (296 mi) NNW of Cobourg (West Arnhem Shire, Australia) (pop: 72) --> See nearby quakes!
485 km (302 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
502 km (312 mi) SSE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
507 km (315 mi) ENE of Gunung Dilarini (Timor-Leste) (pop: 365) --> See nearby quakes!
517 km (321 mi) SE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
642 km (399 mi) SW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.473 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaBMKG
4.527 kmKep. Tanimbar Region, IndonesiaEMSC

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