Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Arnhem Region, NT, Australia, on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 22:43 GMT
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
|Date & time||Oct 24, 2020 22:43:54 UTC|
|Local time at epicenter|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||13.449°S / 135.365°E (Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia)|
|Antipode||13.449°N / 44.635°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )|
|Nearby towns and cities||502 km (312 mi) ESE of Darwin (Northern Territory) (pop: 129,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Estimated seismic energy released||5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.6||10 km||Arnhem Region, NT, Australia||GeoAu|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.