Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 11 September 1984 at 14:17 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 11 September 1984 at 14:17 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 33 km depth

Date & time: 11 Sep 1984 02:17:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.275°S / 127.48°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gunung Api Wetar (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
134 km (83 mi) NNE of Poros (Tutuala, Lautém, Timor-Leste)
148 km (92 mi) NNE of Lospalos (Lautem, Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
174 km (108 mi) NE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
195 km (121 mi) NE of Venilale (Baucau, Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
254 km (158 mi) NE of Dili (Vera Cruz, Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
350 km (218 mi) NE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu, Nusa Tenggara Timur) (pop: 35,800)
406 km (252 mi) S of Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon, Maluku) (pop: 355,600)
2282 km (1418 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 5.233 kmKepulauan Barat Daya, IndonesiaUSGS
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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 11 September 1984 at 14:17 (GMT)
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