Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Saturday, 7 April 1990 at 12:54 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 58 km depth
Depth: 58.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.059°S / 130.971°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
207 km (129 mi) WNW of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) SW of Mas (pop: 320) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) SE of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
344 km (214 mi) ESE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
2673 km (1661 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||58 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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