Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 2544 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday, 20 August 2020 at 21:59 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 71 km depth
20 Aug 22:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 71.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.37°S / 129.86°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Serua (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
330 km (205 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
351 km (218 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
353 km (219 mi) SSE of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
395 km (246 mi) NE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200)
442 km (275 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
460 km (286 mi) NE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
532 km (330 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
2544 km (1581 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.9||71 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||EMSC|
|M 3.9||71 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
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