Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Java Sea, 29 km northwest of Pulau Menyawakan Island, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 15 November 1994 at 20:18 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - Java Sea, 29 km northwest of Pulau Menyawakan Island, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 15 November 1994 at 20:18 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 6.5 at 561 km depth

Date & time: 15 Nov 1994 20:18:11 UTC
Magnitude: 6.5
Profondeur: 560.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.589°S / 110.186°E (Java Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Muria (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
115 km NNO de Batang (pop: 115,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
119 km NNO de Mlonggo (pop: 33,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
136 km NNO de Pecangaan (pop: 61,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
143 km NO de Tayu (pop: 26,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
147 km NNO de Gebog (pop: 43,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
147 km NNO de Welahan (pop: 26,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
155 km NNE de Pekalongan (pop: 257,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
158 km N de Semarang (pop: 1,288,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
338 km ONO de Surabaya (pop: 2,374,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
376 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.5561 kmJava Sea (Indonesia)USGS
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