Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Thursday, 18 Feb 2021 7:40 pm (GMT +9) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia, on Thursday, 18 Feb 2021 7:40 pm (GMT +9)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 152 km depth

18 Feb 10:46 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 6 minutes.
18 Feb 11:00: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: BMKG
18 Feb 19:40: Magnitude recalculée de 4.8 à 5.0. Profondeur recalculée de 175.0 à 152.0 km (de 109 à 94 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 13 km (8.3 mi) au NO.
Date & time: 18 Feb 2021 10:40:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 18 févr. 2021 19:40 (GMT +9)
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 152.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.08°S / 129.67°E (Banda Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Nila (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
335 km ENE de Lospalos (Timor oriental) (pop: 17,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
357 km ENE de Gunung Dilarini (Timor oriental) (pop: 365) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
377 km OSO de Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
387 km ENE de Baucau (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
402 km ENE de Venilale (Timor oriental) (pop: 16,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
411 km SSE de Ambon City (pop: 355,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
414 km ENE de Viqueque (Timor oriental) (pop: 6,080) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
522 km SO de Mas (pop: 320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 28.7°C (84 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from W
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) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
5.0152 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
4.5131 kmBANDA SEA, IndonesiaEMSC
4.5148 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaUSGS

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