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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Banda Sea, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020
27 Sep 13:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
27 Sep 13:25: Now using data updates from BMKG
27 Sep 20:45: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 59.0 to 16.0 km (from 37 to 9.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 8.7 km (5.4 mi) towards SW.
Date & time: Sunday, 27 September 2020 12:53 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Diepte: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.5°S / 131.93°E (Indonesia)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Manuk (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
155 km (96 mi) NW of Tual (pop: 39,500)
2784 km (1730 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 27.5°C (82 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from SE
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TijdMag. / DiepteLocatieBron
Sun, 27 Sep 12:53 UTCM 4.0 / 16 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaBMKG
27 Sep 9:53 pm (GMT +9) (27 Sep 12:53:06 UTC)M 3.8 / 59 kmBanda Sea, IndonesiaEMSC

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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Banda Sea, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020

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