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Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 35 Km NNE of Ambon, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake  - 35 Km NNE of Ambon, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020
27 Sep 16:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 38 minutes.
27 Sep 16:15: Now using data updates from BMKG
28 Sep 06:45: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 10.0 km (from 12.4 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 8.9 km (5.5 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Sunday, 27 September 2020 15:35 UTC
Magnitude: 2.7
Diepte: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.39°S / 128.27°E (Indonesia)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Banda Api (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) NE of Ambon (pop: 355,600)
72 km (45 mi) W of Amahai (pop: 47,700)
2395 km (1488 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 24°C (75 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 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 15:35 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km35 Km NNE of Ambon, IndonesiaBMKG
Sun, 27 Sep 15:35 UTCM 2.6 / 20 km27 Km NNE of Ambon, IndonesiaEMSC

User reports for this quake

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At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 35 Km NNE of Ambon, Indonesia on Sunday, 27 September 2020

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