Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2511 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday, 20 September 2020 at 08:23 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 2511 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Sunday, 20 September 2020 at 08:23 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 183 km depth

20 Sep 08:35 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 20 Sep 2020 08:23:21 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 183.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.21°S / 129.56°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Sirgurusi
51 km (32 mi) S of Wotai
74 km (46 mi) NW of Ilhar
394 km (245 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
420 km (261 mi) SSE of Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon) (pop: 355,600)
436 km (271 mi) S of Amahai (Central Maluku Regency) (pop: 47,700)
555 km (345 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
2511 km (1560 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 27.6°C (82 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 7 km/h (4 kts) from SE
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.2183 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.2183 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaEMSC

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