Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2507 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, 25 September 2020 at 00:29 (GMT) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.6 quake 386 km south of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, 17 September 10:32 UTC, which had occurred 8 days earlier.
Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 2507 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, 25 September 2020 at 00:29 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 240 km depth

25 Sep 01:00 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 31 minutes.
25 Sep 12:15: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 240.0 to 10.0 km (from 149 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 129 km (80 mi) towards W.
28 Sep 01:25: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 240.0 km (from 6.2 to 149 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 129 km (80 mi) towards E.
Date & time: 25 Sep 2020 12:29:02 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 240.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.08°S / 129.52°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Nila (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
372 km (231 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
387 km (241 mi) ENE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000)
392 km (244 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
404 km (251 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600)
421 km (262 mi) S of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
465 km (289 mi) ENE of Dili (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000)
557 km (346 mi) ENE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
2507 km (1558 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 5 m/s (9 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) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.2240 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.2240 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaEMSC

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Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2507 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, 25 September 2020 at 00:29 (GMT)
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