Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 439 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 30 July 2020 at 20:04 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 439 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 30 July 2020 at 20:04 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 87 km depth

30 Jul 20:15 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 11 minutes.
Jul 31 08:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 87.0 km.
Date & time: 30 Jul 2020 08:04:05 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 87.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.21°S / 129.98°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) NE of Wakarlawen
55 km (34 mi) N of Ilhar
73 km (45 mi) SE of Wotai
353 km (220 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
439 km (273 mi) SSE of Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon) (pop: 355,600)
446 km (277 mi) SSE of Amahai (Central Maluku Regency) (pop: 47,700)
598 km (372 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
2558 km (1589 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.787 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.51 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.584 kmKep. Tanimbar Region, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.893 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)GFZ

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Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 439 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 30 July 2020 at 20:04 (GMT)
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