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Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - Ceram Sea, 76 km N of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia, domingo, 24 oct 2021 10:30 (GMT +9) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - Ceram Sea, 76 km N of Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia, domingo, 24 oct 2021 10:30 (GMT +9)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.3 a 10 km de profundidad

24 Oct 01:35 UTC: Primero en informar: BMKG después de 5 minutos.
24 Oct 01:40: Magnitud recalculada de 4.2 a 4.3. Ubicación del epicentro corregida 2.2 km (1.4 mi) al S.
Update Sun, 24 Oct 2021, 01:39
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia
4.2 quake 24 Oct 10:30 am (GMT +9)
4.2 quake 24 Oct 10:30 am (GMT +9)
Just 9 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Amahai, Maluku, Indonesia. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Sunday, October 24th, 2021, at 10:30 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Amahai (pop. 47,700) located 78 km from the epicenter.

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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 24 Oct 2021 01:30:21 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: domingo, 24 oct 2021 10:30 (GMT +9)
Magnitud: 4.3
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 2.66°S / 128.86°E (Ceram Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode: 2.66°N / 51.14°W
Volcán mas cercano: Banda Api (236 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
76 km al N de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
138 km al NNE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
332 km al SO de Sorong (pop: 125,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
131 km al NE de Ambon Island (pop: 501,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from ENE
Fuente primaria de datos: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 MWh, equivalente a 42.5 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.310 kmIndonesia: Ceram SeaBMKG

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