Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 109 km north of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 5 August 2020 at 19:00 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
5 Aug 19:20 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 20 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.72°S / 128.07°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
109 km (68 mi) N of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
389 km (242 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
398 km (247 mi) SSE of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
410 km (254 mi) WSW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
2385 km (1482 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) N of Pulau Kasa Island --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Pulau Pombo Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.5||10 km||Ceram Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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