Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Sunday, 22 November 1987 at 10:41 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 141 km depth
Depth: 140.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.73°S / 131.375°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
153 km (95 mi) W of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
290 km (180 mi) SSW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
380 km (236 mi) SE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) ESE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
528 km (328 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> See nearby quakes!
574 km (357 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
2714 km (1686 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||141 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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