Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 4:52 am (GMT +9) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 4:52 am (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 171 km depth

15 Oct 20:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
15 Oct 20:10: Now using data updates from BMKG
Date & time: Oct 15, 2021 19:52:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 4:52 am (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 171.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.18°S / 129.15°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.18°N / 50.85°W
Nearest volcano: Teon (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
280 km (174 mi) ENE of Lospalos (Timor-Leste) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
301 km (187 mi) ENE of Gunung Dilarini (Timor-Leste) (pop: 365) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.4°C (83 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.0171 kmKEPULAUAN BABAR, INDONESIABMKG
4.0171 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaEMSC

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Ubud Bali / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Ubud bali / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : I woke up because of the trembling  
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