Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2499 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 23:58 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 2499 km east of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 23:58 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 230 km depth

9 Oct 00:30 UTC: Premier à signaler: BMKG après 32 minutes.
9 Oct 17:45: Magnitude recalculée de 4.0 à 4.2. Profondeur recalculée de 237.0 à 230.0 km (de 147 à 143 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 2.2 km (1.4 mi) au N.
12 Oct 01:17: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
Date & time: 8 Oct 2020 23:58:35 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 230.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.1°S / 129.45°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Teon (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
313 km ENE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
364 km ENE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
379 km ENE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
400 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
404 km SSE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
422 km S de Amahai (pop: 47,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
457 km ENE de Dili (Timor oriental) (pop: 150,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
465 km ENE de Aileu (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
482 km ENE de Liquiçá (Timor oriental) (pop: 19,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
2499 km E de Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
100 km ENE de Pulau Terbang Utara Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
107 km SSO de Pulau Kekeh Besar Island --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 27.2°C (81 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from E
Primary data source: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 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 4.2230 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.0237 kmKepulauan Babar, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.2230 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG

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