Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.4 - 265 km north da Kupang, Selat Sumba, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020 -

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.4 - 265 km north da Kupang, Selat Sumba, Indonesia, domenica, 18 ottobre 2020

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 241 km depth

18 Oct 15:04 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 25 minuti.
Data & ora: 18 Oct 2020 02:38:42 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 18 Oct 10:38 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitudine: 4.4
Profondità: 240.6 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 7,7912°S / 123,4858°E (Indonesia)
Vulcano più vicino: Batu Tara (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
168 km NE da Maumere (Turin) (pop: 47,600)
213 km NW da Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800)
214 km NNW da Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500)
232 km ENE da Ende (Kanasin) (pop: 77,200)
246 km NNW da Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700)
265 km N da Kupang (pop: 282,400)
536 km ESE da Makassar (pop: 1,321,700)
1845 km E da Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 28.2°C (83 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from E
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2,5 x 1011 joules (69,8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [saperne di più]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.4241 km167 Km ENE of Maumere, IndonesiaUSGS
M 4.4241 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaEMSC
M 4.4234 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaGFZ

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