Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Banda Sea, 99 km west of Pura Island, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 16:37 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 138 km depth
29 Jul 16:55 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 18 minutes.
Depth: 138.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.23°S / 123.45°E↗ (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 8.23°N / 56.55°W↗
Nearest volcano: Lewotolo (8 km / 5 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
143 km (89 mi) ENE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) NW of Pante Macassar (Timor-Leste) (pop: 4,730) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) NW of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WNW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) WNW of Maubara (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) NNW of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) ENE of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) WNW of mariana (Maliana, Timor-Leste) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) WNW of Suai (Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) W of Pura Island (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.6||138 km||Flores Region, Indonesia||BMKG|
|2.6||138 km||FLORES REGION, INDONESIA||EMSC|
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.