Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Monday, May 16, 2022 at 9:10 pm (GMT +9) -
Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 32 km depth
16 May 12:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||May 16, 2022 12:10:48 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Monday, May 16, 2022 at 9:10 pm (GMT +9)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||3.54°S / 129.91°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)|
|Antipode||3.54°N / 50.09°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)|
|Nearest volcano||Banda Api (110 km / 68 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities|
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Broken Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||32 km||SERAM, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.