Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Banda Sea (Indonesia) on Friday, 21 August 2020
21 Aug 10:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 662.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.99°S / 123.39°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Batu Tara (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1830 km (1137 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 21 Aug 10:47 UTC||M 4.0 / 662 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||EMSC|
|Fri, 21 Aug 10:47 UTC||M 4.2 / 683 km||Banda Sea (Indonesia)||BMKG|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.