Mag. 2.6 earthquake - Coastal Broome, Offshore WA, Australia, on Sunday, 25 October 2020 at 18:03 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - Coastal Broome, Offshore WA, Australia, on Sunday, 25 October 2020 at 18:03 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Oct 18:17 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 13 minutes.
25 Oct 22:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 23.9 to 10.0 km (from 14.9 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 11.6 km (7.2 mi) towards SE.
Date & time: 25 Oct 2020 06:03:53 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.409°S / 121.721°E (Western Australia, Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) SW of Broome (pop: 12,800)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 25.1°C (77 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 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 2.610 kmCoastal Broome, Offshore WA, AustraliaGeoAu
M 2.610 km31 Km NNW of Lagrange, AustraliaEMSC

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At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Mag. 2.6 earthquake - Coastal Broome, Offshore WA, Australia, on Sunday, 25 October 2020 at 18:03 (GMT)
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