Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 2577 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 20:29 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 2577 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 20:29 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 194 km depth

14 Aug 20:40 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 10 minutes.
Aug 14 20:45: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 150.0 to 194.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Aug 2020 08:29:37 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 194.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.55°S / 130.16°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Serua (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
304 km (189 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
383 km (238 mi) SSE of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
386 km (240 mi) SE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
553 km (344 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
642 km (399 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
646 km (402 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
690 km (429 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
2577 km (1601 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.0194 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.0194 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)EMSC

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