Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Banda Sea, 45 km northeast of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Banda Sea, 45 km northeast of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 191 km depth

15 May 03:15 UTC: Premier à signaler: BMKG après 14 heures.
Date & time: 14 May 2019 13:38:58 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Profondeur: 191.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.15°S / 130.36°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Serua (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
271 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
351 km SSE de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
364 km SE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
394 km SO de Mas (pop: 320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
455 km NE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
502 km ENE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
519 km ENE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
534 km NE de Viqueque (Timor oriental) (pop: 6,080) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2600 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
45 km ENE de Pulau Kekeh Besar Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
349 km SSE de Seram Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.1191 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Profondeur
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 01 Feb 1938 19:04
    | 8.5 |
    25km / 16mi
    |
    il y a 83 ans
    |
    185km / 115mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 04 Nov 1963 01:17
    | 8.1 |
    65km / 40mi
    |
    il y a 57 ans
    |
    107km / 67mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 02 Nov 1950 15:28
    | 7.7 |
    200km / 124mi
    |
    il y a 70 ans
    |
    150km / 93mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 03 Jun 1927 07:12
    | 7.5 |
    35km / 22mi
    |
    il y a 94 ans
    |
    69km / 43mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 20 Dec 1992 20:52
    | 7.3 |
    78km / 48mi
    |
    il y a 28 ans
    |
    48km / 30mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 10 Dec 2012 16:53
    | 7.1 |
    159km / 99mi
    |
    il y a 8 ans
    |
    74km / 46mi
    | 227km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
  • 02 Mar 2005 10:42
    | 7.1 |
    202km / 125mi
    |
    il y a 16 ans
    |
    63km / 39mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 25 Dec 1995 04:43
    | 7.1 |
    142km / 88mi
    |
    il y a 25 ans
    |
    158km / 98mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 17 Jun 1987 01:32
    | 7.1 |
    67km / 42mi
    |
    il y a 34 ans
    |
    80km / 49mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
  • 09 Nov 1998 05:38
    | 7.0 |
    33km / 21mi
    |
    il y a 22 ans
    |
    178km / 111mi
    | Banda Sea (Indonesia)
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