Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Banda Sea, 267 km north of Atambua, Indonesia, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 9:51 pm (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Banda Sea, 267 km north of Atambua, Indonesia, on Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 9:51 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 539 km depth

28 Nov 13:59 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
28 Nov 14:00: Now using data updates from BMKG
28 Nov 14:05: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 534.0 to 531.0 km (from 332 to 330 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.5 km (1.5 mi) towards SSW.
28 Nov 14:10: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: Nov 28, 2021 13:51:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Nov 28, 2021 9:51 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 539.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.7652°S / 125.4367°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 6.765°N / 54.563°W
Nearest volcano: Nieuwerkerk (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
200 km (124 mi) N of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
267 km (166 mi) NNE of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
316 km (197 mi) NNE of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
367 km (228 mi) NNE of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
382 km (237 mi) ESE of Katabu (pop: 42,800) --> See nearby quakes!
411 km (255 mi) ENE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
429 km (267 mi) NNE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
448 km (278 mi) SE of Kendari (pop: 195,000) --> See nearby quakes!
457 km (284 mi) SW of Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> See nearby quakes!
542 km (337 mi) SW of Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NE of Pura Island (pop: 5,350) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) NNW of Timor Island (pop: 3,182,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 29.1°C (84 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.9539 kmIndonesia: 198 Km N of Metinaro, Timor LesteUSGS
4.9540 kmIndonesia: BANDA SEAEMSC
4.7539 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaGFZ
4.9539 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaRaspberryShake
4.8531 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaBMKG

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