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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Banda Sea on Monday, 5 December 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Banda Sea on Monday, 5 December 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Banda Sea on Monday, 5 December 2016
Dec 5 01:16: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 539.0 to 522.0 km.
Dec 5 01:17: Magnitude recalculated from 6.3 to 6.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 522.0 to 519.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 519.0 to 521.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 521.0 to 520.0 km.
Dec 5 01:19: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 520.0 to 519.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 519.0 to 521.0 km.
Dec 5 01:22: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 521.0 to 520.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 520.0 to 518.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 518.0 to 517.0 km.
Dec 5 08:20: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Monday, 5 December 2016 01:13 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 517.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.34°S / 123.42°E (Indonésie)
Nearest volcano: Batu Tara (43 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 5 Dec 2016
Mon, 5 Dec 01:13 UTCM 6.3 / 527 kmBANDA SEAEMSC
Mon, 5 Dec 01:13 UTCM 6.1 / 523 kmBanda SeaGeoAu
Mon, 5 Dec 01:13 UTCM 6.1 / 516.8 kmIndonesia [Sea]INGV
Mon, 5 Dec 01:13 UTCM 6.3 / 526 km- 148km NNE of Palue, IndonesiaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Turon (14626.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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