Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 99 km north of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 27 September 2020 at 00:15 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 99 km north of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 27 September 2020 at 00:15 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 25 km depth

27 Sep 00:25 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
27 Sep 11:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Date & time: 27 Sep 2020 00:15:59 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 2.82°S / 128.02°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bibinoi (230 km / 143 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km (62 mi) N of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WNW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
399 km (248 mi) S of Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200) --> See nearby quakes!
408 km (253 mi) S of Ternate (pop: 101,700) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) WSW of Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> See nearby quakes!
570 km (354 mi) SE of Bitung (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
574 km (357 mi) SE of Tondano (Kabupaten Minahasa) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
583 km (362 mi) SE of Tomohon (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
594 km (369 mi) SE of Manado (pop: 451,900) --> See nearby quakes!
2378 km (1477 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNW of Pulau Kasa Island --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) W of Seram Island --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.5°C (81 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.125 kmCeram Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.025 kmCeram Sea, IndonesiaEMSC

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Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 99 km north of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Sunday, 27 September 2020 at 00:15 (GMT)
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