Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 8 May 1984 at 02:33 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 8 May 1984 at 02:33 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 172 km depth

Date & time: 8 May 1984 02:33:07 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Profondeur: 171.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.587°S / 127.659°E (Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Wurlali (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
127 km NE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
165 km NE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
184 km NE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
254 km ENE de Dili (Timor oriental) (pop: 150,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
263 km ENE de Aileu (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
278 km ENE de Liquiçá (Timor oriental) (pop: 19,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
348 km ENE de Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
406 km ENE de Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
449 km NE de Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2303 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.6172 kmKepulauan Barat Daya, IndonesiaUSGS
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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Kepulauan Barat Daya, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 8 May 1984 at 02:33 (GMT)
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