Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 11:10 am (GMT +9) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 11:10 am (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 134 km depth

10 Aug 02:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
12 Aug 00:32: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 131.9 to 134.2 km (from 82 to 83 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.5 km (2.8 mi) towards WNW.
Date & time: Aug 10, 2021 02:10:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Aug 10, 2021 11:10 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 134.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.1987°S / 129.2544°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.199°N / 50.746°W
Nearest volcano: Teon (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
289 km (179 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 mi) ENE of Gunung Dilarini (Timor-Leste) (pop: 365) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (211 mi) ENE of Baucau (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
355 km (221 mi) ENE of Venilale (Timor-Leste) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) ENE of Viqueque (Timor-Leste) (pop: 6,080) --> See nearby quakes!
386 km (240 mi) ENE of Manatutu (Timor-Leste) (pop: 1,920) --> See nearby quakes!
407 km (253 mi) SSE of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (264 mi) WSW of Tual (pop: 39,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 26.7°C (80 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.7134 kmIndonesia: 288 Km ENE of Lospalos, Timor LesteUSGS
4.6132 kmKEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIAEMSC
4.4134 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaGFZ

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