Sismo leggero mag. 4.7 - Aru Sea, 67 km a sud-est da Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, sábbato, 21 novembre 2020 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.7 - Aru Sea, 67 km a sud-est da Tual, Maluku, Indonesia, sábbato, 21 novembre 2020

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.7 at 72 km depth

21 Nov 09:25 UTC: Primo a segnalare: BMKG dopo 11 minuti.
26 Nov 02:05: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: BMKG
Update Sat, 21 Nov 2020, 09:27
Magnitude 4.7 earthquake strikes near Tual, Indonesia
4.7 quake 21 Nov 6:14 pm (GMT +9)
4.7 quake 21 Nov 6:14 pm (GMT +9)
A intermediate magnitude 4.7 earthquake was reported early evening near the town of Tual, Indonesia.
According to Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG), the quake hit on Saturday 21 November 2020 at 6.14 pm local time at an intermediate depth of 72 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter. Weak shaking might have been felt in Tual (pop. 39,500) located 67 km from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 21 Nov 2020 09:14:32 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Saturday, 21 Nov 2020 18:14 (GMT +9)
Magnitudine: 4.7
Profondità: 72.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 6.12°S / 133.11°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km SE da Tual (pop: 39,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
297 km S da Mas (pop: 320) --> Vedi sismi vicini
406 km SO da Nabire (pop: 43,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: BMKG (Meteorological, Climatological, and Geophysical Agency of Indonesia)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.772 kmAru Islands Region, IndonesiaBMKG
4.810 km89 Km SE of Tual, IndonesiaUSGS
4.810 kmKEPULAUAN ARU REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
4.912 kmAru Islands Region, IndonesiaGFZ

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