Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Banda Sea, 86 km southwest of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 25 May 2004 at 07:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 246 km depth
Depth: 246.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.156°S / 127.556°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
86 km (54 mi) SW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) WSW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
489 km (304 mi) N of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
496 km (308 mi) NNE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
514 km (319 mi) NNE of Manatutu (Timor-Leste) (pop: 1,920) --> See nearby quakes!
536 km (333 mi) NNE of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
550 km (342 mi) SW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
2305 km (1432 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||246 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||USGS|
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