Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Friday, 13 February 1987 at 14:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.265°S / 131.794°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) WNW of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) SSW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
384 km (239 mi) ESE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
437 km (271 mi) ESE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
491 km (305 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
551 km (342 mi) SSW of Manokwari (pop: 53,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2763 km (1717 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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