Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Banda Sea, 39 km west of Pulau Itam Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 27 September 2018 at 05:29 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Banda Sea, 39 km west of Pulau Itam Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Thursday, 27 September 2018 at 05:29 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.2 at 66 km depth

27 Sep 05:37 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 8 minutes.
Sep 27 05:42: Magnitude recalculée de 5.1 à 5.2.
Profondeur recalculée de 71.0 à 66.0 km.
Date & time: 27 Sep 2018 05:29:02 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Profondeur: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.03°S / 131.09°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Serua (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
241 km SO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
433 km SSO de Mas (pop: 320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
476 km SSE de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
491 km SE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.266 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.274 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaGeoAu
M 5.151 km- 117km N of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS

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Teluk Intan ,Perak ,Malaysia (3556.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : As I was on the bed late evening( around 5:30 pm local time )I felt like very light earthquake. I have experience going through stronger earthquakes. So I can say i felt it and my friend near me felt it too. Is it possible?
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