Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Banda Sea, 115 km south of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 at 00:28 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Banda Sea, 115 km south of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 at 00:28 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 195 km depth

28 May 00:40 UTC: Premier à signaler: BMKG après 12 minutes.
May 28 06:55: Magnitude recalculée de 4.9 à 5.1.
Profondeur recalculée de 205.0 à 195.0 km.
Date & time: 28 May 2019 00:28:39 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Profondeur: 195.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.27°S / 129.61°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Nila (63 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
320 km ENE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
372 km ENE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
387 km ENE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
392 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
399 km ENE de Viqueque (Timor oriental) (pop: 6,080) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
428 km SSE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
444 km S de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
467 km ENE de Dili (Timor oriental) (pop: 150,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
474 km ENE de Aileu (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2517 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
434 km ENE de Timor Island (pop: 3,182,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
115 km SSO de Pulau Kekeh Besar 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.1195 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.5141 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.5141 km214km WNW of Saumlaki, IndonesiaUSGS

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Aftershocks of the 5.1 quake Banda Sea, 115 km south of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, 28 May 2019 00:28 GMT

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (3 quakes):
  • 30 Jun 2019 13:15 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    185 km (115 mi) depth
    |
    7 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 19 Jun 2019 20:50 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    183 km (113.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details
  • 10 Jun 2019 01:32 UTC
    | M 4.6 |
    177 km (110 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (2 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Banda Sea, 115 km south of Pulau Kekeh Besar Island, Maluku, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 at 00:28 (GMT)
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