Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, 236 km west of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 06:13 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Banda Sea, 236 km west of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 06:13 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 150 km depth

7 Oct 06:26 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 12 minutes.
7 Oct 06:30: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
7 Oct 18:35: Magnitude recalculée de 4.7 à 5.0. Profondeur recalculée de 162.0 à 150.0 km (de 101 à 93 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 5 km (3.1 mi) au ENE.
12 Oct 01:15: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
Date & time: 7 Oct 2020 06:13:57 UTC -
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 150.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.03°S / 130.66°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Manuk (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
236 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
356 km SSE de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
362 km SO de Mas (pop: 320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
378 km SE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2634 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km ENE de Pulau Kekeh Besar Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
231 km O de Nuhu Roa Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 27.8°C (82 F), humidity: 80%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.0150 km- 240 km W of Tual, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.5132 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.5129 km240 Km W of Tual, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.6134 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaGFZ
M 5.0150 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.5129 km240 Km W of Tual, IndonesiaUSGS

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, 236 km west of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 06:13 (GMT)
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, 236 km west of Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 7 October 2020 at 06:13 (GMT)
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