Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Banda Sea, 107 km west of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 2:28 am (GMT +9) -
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 110 km depth
15 May 18:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 33 minutes.
|Date & time||May 15, 2022 17:28:18 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, May 16, 2022 at 2:28 am (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||5.31°S / 131.84°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)|
|Antipode||5.31°N / 48.16°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Manuk (173 km / 107 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||107 km (67 mi) WNW of Tual (pop: 39,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 28.1°C (83 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SSE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|3.3||110 km||Indonesia: BANDA SEA||EMSC|
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