Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 349 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 16 July 2020 at 16:08 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 20 km depth
16 Jul 16:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.29°S / 129.95°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Serua (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Trana
71 km (44 mi) NE of Bumai
115 km (71 mi) NE of Jafila
319 km (198 mi) WSW of Tual (Karasu İlçesi) (pop: 39,500)
347 km (216 mi) SSE of Amahai (Greve Kommune) (pop: 47,700)
349 km (217 mi) SE of Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon) (pop: 355,600)
619 km (385 mi) SSW of Sorong (Sānghar) (pop: 125,500)
2554 km (1587 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||20 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
|M 4.3||20 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||EMSC|
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