Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Thursday, 25 December 1986 at 01:17 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.276°S / 130.681°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
233 km (145 mi) W of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) SE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (186 mi) SW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
328 km (204 mi) ESE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
493 km (306 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
544 km (338 mi) NE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) NE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
605 km (376 mi) NE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
621 km (386 mi) NE of Viqueque (Timor-Leste) (pop: 6,080) --> See nearby quakes!
2640 km (1640 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||33 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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