Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia on Wednesday, 5 August 2020
5 Aug 18:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 196.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.3°S / 129.01°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Wurlali (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2451 km (1523 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 5 Aug 18:02 UTC||M 4.4 / 196 km||Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia||EMSC|
|Wed, 5 Aug 18:02 UTC||M 4.4 / 165 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
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