Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Banda Sea, 43 km east of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 21 June 2016 at 04:53 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Banda Sea, 43 km east of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 21 June 2016 at 04:53 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.1 at 146 km depth

21 Jun 04:57 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 4 minutes.
Jun 21 04:59: Magnitude recalculée de 5.2 à 5.1.
Profondeur recalculée de 122.0 à 143.0 km.
Jun 21 05:00: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 143.0 à 151.0 km.
Jun 21 05:00: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 4.9.
Profondeur recalculée de 151.0 à 147.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 147.0 à 149.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 149.0 à 151.0 km.
Jun 21 05:06: Magnitude recalculée de 4.9 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 151.0 à 147.0 km.
Jun 21 05:07: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 4.9.
Jun 21 07:04: Magnitude recalculée de 4.9 à 5.1.
Profondeur recalculée de 147.0 à 146.0 km.
Date & time: 21 Jun 2016 04:53:18 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Profondeur: 146.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.37°S / 130.37°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Serua (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
276 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
373 km SSE de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
384 km SE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
412 km SO de Mas (pop: 320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
442 km ENE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
463 km ENE de Gunung Dilarini (Timor oriental) (pop: 365) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
491 km ENE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
508 km ENE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
521 km ENE de Viqueque (Timor oriental) (pop: 6,080) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
392 km SE de Ambon Island (pop: 501,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.1146 kmBanda SeaGFZ
5.2143 kmBANDA SEAEMSC
5.2140 km- 211km NNW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS
5.3128 kmBanda SeaGeoAu

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 30 Jul 2016 14:47 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    152 km (94.4 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | GFZ | Details

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