Debile terremoto magnitudine 3.9 - 149 km northwest da Sorong, Sānghar, West Papua, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020 -

Debile terremoto magnitudine 3.9 - 149 km northwest da Sorong, Sānghar, West Papua, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020

Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 37 km depth

18 Oct 02:27 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 10 minuti.
18 Oct 02:30: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Data & ora: 18 Oct 2020 02:18:01 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 18 Oct 11:18 am (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 3.9
Profondità: 37.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 0,03°S / 130,23°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
149 km NW da Sorong (Sānghar) (pop: 125,500)
309 km ESE da Sofifi (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) (pop: 36,200)
315 km SE da Tobelo (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) (pop: 10,000)
329 km ESE da Ternate (Hidalgo del Parral) (pop: 101,700)
396 km NNE da Amahai (Greve Kommune) (pop: 47,700)
436 km WNW da Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
467 km NNE da Ambon City (Primorskiy Rayon) (pop: 355,600)
2685 km ENE da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 5 m/s (11 kts) from WSW
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 4,5 x 1010 joules (12,4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10,7 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.937 kmIrian Jaya Region, IndonesiaBMKG
M 3.937 kmPapua Region, IndonesiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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Atlas Pearl Farm Alyui Bay, Raja Ampat west papua (17.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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