Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - 25 km SW of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, sábado, 13 feb. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.2 - 25 km SW of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, sábado, 13 feb. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.2 at 10 km depth

13 Feb 14:46 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 8 minutos.
13 Feb 14:55: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: BMKG
14 Feb 04:35: Magnitud recalculada de 4.4 a 4.2. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 11 km (7.1 mi) al NNW.
Update Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 14:54
Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes near Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
4.4 quake 13 Feb 10:38 pm (GMT +8)
4.4 quake 13 Feb 10:38 pm (GMT +8)
A shallow magnitude 4.4 earthquake was reported late at night near Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the quake hit on Saturday 13 February 2021 at 10:38 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Kupang (pop. 282,400) located 31 km from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Soe (pop. 27,700) located 106 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 13 Feb 2021 14:38:03 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: sábado, 13 feb 2021 22:38 (GMT +8)
Magnitud: 4.2
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 10.35°S / 123.47°E (East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Volcán mas cercano: Ililabalekan (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km al SO de Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
104 km al OSO de Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
149 km al SO de Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
208 km al SO de Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
237 km al SE de Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
260 km al SE de Ende (pop: 77,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
305 km al SO de Dili (Díli, Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
360 km al ESE de Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
382 km al ESE de Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
444 km al ESE de Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.9°C (82 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WSW
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.210 kmTimor Region, IndonesiaBMKG
4.410 kmTIMOR REGION, INDONESIAEMSC

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