Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia, on Monday, 5 November 1984 at 23:12 (GMT)

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Kepulauan Babar, Indonesia, on Monday, 5 November 1984 at 23:12 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 192 km depth

Date & time: 5 Nov 1984 11:12:49 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 192.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.224°S / 129.333°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Teon (41 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
294 km (183 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
413 km (256 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
417 km (259 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
434 km (270 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
440 km (273 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
532 km (330 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
589 km (366 mi) ENE of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500)
2486 km (1545 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.7192 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaUSGS
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