Contact | RSS | EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Banda Sea, 138 km north of Delhi, Aveiro, Dili, Timor-Leste, on Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 at 2:23 pm (GMT +9) -

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Banda Sea, 138 km north of Delhi, Aveiro, Dili, Timor-Leste, on Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 at 2:23 pm (GMT +9) Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Banda Sea, 138 km north of Delhi, Aveiro, Dili, Timor-Leste, on Tuesday, Jun 14, 2022 at 2:23 pm (GMT +9)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 490 km depth

14 Jun 05:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
14 Jun 05:57: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 465.0 to 490.0 km (from 289 to 304 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 27 km (17 mi) towards WSW.
14 Jun 05:58: Now using data updates from USGS

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 14, 2022 05:23:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Jun 14, 2022 at 2:23 pm (GMT +9)
Depth490.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.3457°S / 125.8495°E (Banda Sea, Timor-Leste)
Antipode7.346°N / 54.151°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoGunung Api Wetar (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities131 km (81 mi) N of Manatutu (pop: 1,920) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
138 km (86 mi) NNE of Delhi (pop: 150,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Baucau (pop: 16,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
149 km (93 mi) NNE of Likisa (pop: 19,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
157 km (97 mi) N of Aileu (pop: 17,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
182 km (113 mi) NW of Lospalos (pop: 17,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
196 km (122 mi) NNE of mariana (Maliana) (pop: 22,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
228 km (142 mi) NNE of Suai (pop: 21,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
166 km (103 mi) N of Timor Island (pop: 3,182,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
197 km (122 mi) ENE of Pura Island (pop: 5,350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 28.1°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from E
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]

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.
4.8490 kmIndonesia: 130 Km N of Manatutu, Timor LesteUSGS
4.8490 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaRaspberryShake
4.1484 kmIndonesia: Banda SeaGFZ


Seismic station: Kappang, Sulawesi, Indonesia (KAPI/II network) | Distance from quake: 722 km / 449 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Kappang, Sulawesi, Indonesia: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
Show more

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version

Support us - Help us upgrade our services!

We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Design upgrade
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Sources: VolcanoDiscovery / VolcanoAdventures and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most text and images on our websites are owned by us. Re-use is generally not permitted without authorization. Contact us for licensing rights.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
VolcanoDiscovery Home
Volcanoes | Earthquakes | Photos | Volcano News | App
Adventure & Study Travel
Tours to Volcanoes and Volcanic Areas: walking tours, photo tours, study tours
Tours & Dates | FAQ | About us
Get our newsletter!
Company info
Contact | Legal info | Terms & conditions
Follow us
Follow us on facebook Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Visit our Youtube channel
EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU
VolcanoDiscovery GmbH, Germany, Reg. nr.: HRB 103744, EU Tax Id: DE 310 395 322 owned and created by
Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, volcanologist, volcano photographer, tour organizer member of
Volcanological Society
Ecotourism Greece
Insured by R+V
VolcanoDiscovery © 2004- All Rights Reserved | Privacy - cookie settings