Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Atabae, 23 km north of mariana, Maliana, Municipio de Bobonaro, Timor-Leste, on Friday, Sep 17, 2021 1:36 am (GMT +9) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Atabae, 23 km north of mariana, Maliana, Municipio de Bobonaro, Timor-Leste, on Friday, Sep 17, 2021 1:36 am (GMT +9)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Sep 16:45 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 16, 2021 16:36:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Sep 17, 2021 1:36 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.79°S / 125.18°E (Atabae, Municipio de Bobonaro, Timor-Leste)
Antipode: 8.79°N / 54.82°W
Nearest volcano: Sirung (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) S of Maubara (Liquiçá) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Maliana (Bobonaro) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of Likisa (Liquiçá) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Gleno (Ermera) (pop: 8,130) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Delhi (Díli) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Manatuto (pop: 1,920) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) ENE of Pante Macassar (Oecusse) (pop: 4,730) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) W of Venilale (Baucau) (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WSW of Baucau (pop: 16,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 21.7°C (71 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from SE
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
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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.
2.610 kmTimor-Leste: Timor RegionBMKG
2.610 kmTimor-Leste: EAST TIMOR REGIONEMSC

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