Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 311 km northeast of Dili, Díli, Timor-Leste, Indonesia, on Friday, Jul 31, 2020 8:20 pm (GMT +0) -

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 311 km northeast of Dili, Díli, Timor-Leste, Indonesia, on Friday, Jul 31, 2020 8:20 pm (GMT +0)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 224 km depth

31 Jul 20:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 507.0 to 403.0 km.
Aug 1 21:05: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 403.0 to 224.0 km.
Date & time: Jul 31, 2020 20:20:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jul 31, 2020 8:20 pm (GMT +0)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 224.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.48°S / 128.18°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.48°N / 51.82°W
Nearest volcano: Gunung Api Wetar (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
174 km (108 mi) NE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) ENE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) ENE of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
320 km (199 mi) ENE of Aileu (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
405 km (251 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (262 mi) S of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) ENE of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) ENE of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
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

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4.5224 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
4.7403 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)EMSC
4.2155 km190 km NE of Lospalos, Timor Leste (Indonesia)USGS

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