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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 33 km ENE of Ambon, Indonesia on Thursday, 24 September 2020

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 33 km ENE of Ambon, Indonesia on Thursday, 24 September 2020
24 Sep 09:50 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 15 minutes.
24 Sep 09:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Date & time: Thursday, 24 September 2020 09:35 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Diepte: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.56°S / 128.46°E (Indonesia)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Banda Api (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) NE of Ambon (pop: 355,600)
57 km (35 mi) SW of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
2413 km (1499 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 26°C (79 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TijdMag. / DiepteLocatieBron
Thu, 24 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km- 33 km ENE of Ambon, IndonesiaBMKG
Thu, 24 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km23 Km ESE of Ambon, IndonesiaGFZ
Thu, 24 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.5 / 20 km28 Km E of Ambon, IndonesiaEMSC
Thu, 24 Sep 09:35 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km33 Km ENE of Ambon, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
25.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)

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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 33 km ENE of Ambon, Indonesia on Thursday, 24 September 2020

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