Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Timor Sea, 46 km southeast of Soe, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 13:21 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Timor Sea, 46 km southeast of Soe, Indonesia, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 13:21 (GMT)

Séisme modéré magnitude 5.0 at 30 km depth

14 Aug 13:27 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 6 minutes.
Aug 14 13:39: Magnitude recalculée de 4.6 à 5.0.
Profondeur recalculée de 12.0 à 32.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 32.0 à 33.0 km.
Profondeur recalculée de 33.0 à 30.0 km.
Date & time: 14 Aug 2020 13:21:38 UTC -
Magnitude: 5
Profondeur: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.24°S / 124.44°E (Timor Sea, Indonésie)
Volcan le plus près: Sirung (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km SSE de Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
88 km S de Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
92 km E de Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
136 km SSO de Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
137 km SO de Suai (Timor oriental) (pop: 21,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
163 km SSO de mariana (Maliana, Timor oriental) (pop: 22,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
209 km SSO de Liquiçá (Timor oriental) (pop: 19,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
225 km SSO de Dili (Timor oriental) (pop: 150,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
304 km SE de Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
342 km ESE de Ende (pop: 77,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
232 km SO de Timor Island (pop: 3,182,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
216 km S de Pura Island (pop: 5,350) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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5.030 kmTimor Region, IndonesiaEMSC
5.130 kmTimor Region (Indonesia)BMKG
5.110 kmTimor Region (Indonesia)GFZ
5.032 km41 km SSE of Soe, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Kalgoorlie West australia / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 19 Aug 2020 16:30 UTC
    | M 4.9 |
    23.8 km (14.8 mi) depth
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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