Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.3 - 153 km northwest da Sorong, Papua Barat, Indonesia, sabato, 17 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.3 - 153 km northwest da Sorong, Papua Barat, Indonesia, sabato, 17 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 13 km depth

17 Oct 14:31 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 7 minuti.
17 Oct 14:35: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Data & ora: 17 Oct 2020 02:24:18 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 17 Oct 11:24 pm (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 13.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0,03°S / 130,18°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
153 km NW da Sorong (pop: 125,500)
304 km ESE da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
311 km SE da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
324 km ESE da Ternate (pop: 101,700)
394 km NNE da Amahai (Central Maluku Regency) (pop: 47,700)
464 km NNE da Ambon (pop: 355,600)
616 km ESE da Manado (pop: 451,900)
2680 km ENE da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 28.8°C (84 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SSW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,8 x 1011 joules (49,4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42,5 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.313 kmIrian Jaya Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 4.313 kmPapua Region, IndonesiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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Atlas Pearl Farm Alyui Bay, Raja Ampat west papua (19.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
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