Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 399 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 05:15 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.8 quake 397 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 6 May 13:53 UTC, which had occurred 6 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - 399 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 05:15 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 195 km depth

12 May 05:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
May 12 05:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 190.0 to 185.0 km.
May 12 15:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 185.0 to 195.0 km.
Date & time: 12 May 2020 05:15:31 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 195.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.9°S / 129.81°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
355 km (220 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
358 km (222 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
399 km (248 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
408 km (254 mi) SSE of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
502 km (312 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
595 km (369 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
689 km (428 mi) SSW of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
2538 km (1577 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 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.
M 5.0195 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.6174 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
M 4.6169 km226km NW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.7178 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)GFZ

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 399 km southeast of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 12 May 2020 at 05:15 (GMT)
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