Latest quakes in or near Timor Sea in the past 14 days - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 16, 2022 06:47 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 14 days:

  • 5 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 14 days, Timor Sea was shaken by 5 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 3 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 3 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.

Latest quake: Mag. 2.9 | Flores Sea, 44 km N of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.9 | Savu Sea, 49 km W of Kefamenanu, Indonesia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Timor Sea (updated )

Past 24 hours:no confirmed quakes
Past 7 days:5 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 2 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:23 quakes | 5 quakes M2+ | 10 quakes M3+ | 8 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:79 quakes | 15 quakes M2+ | 38 quakes M3+ | 24 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 365 days:628 quakes | 190 quakes M2+ | 330 quakes M3+ | 100 quakes M4+ | 6 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (12 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Monday, August 15, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 15, 2022 8:34 am (GMT +8) (Aug 15, 2022 00:34 GMT)
2.9

180 km
Flores Sea, 44 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, August 12, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 12, 2022 2:39 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 12, 2022 06:39 GMT)
3.2

10 km
Timor Sea, 53 km south of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Aug 12, 2022 1:32 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 12, 2022 05:32 GMT)
3.1

21 km
Timor Sea, 52 km southeast of Kefamenanu, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Thursday, August 11, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 12, 2022 5:06 am (GMT +8) (Aug 11, 2022 21:06 GMT)
4.2

211 km
Banda Sea, 123 km northeast of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Wednesday, August 10, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 10, 2022 7:03 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 10, 2022 11:03 GMT)
4.6

107 km
Savu Sea, Indonesia, 47 km west of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste
I FELT IT
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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 9, 2022 10:30 pm (GMT +9:30) (Aug 9, 2022 13:00 GMT)
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n/a
3.4 km northwest of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia (unconfirmed)
I FELT IT - 217 reports
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Monday, August 8, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 8, 2022 4:55 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 8, 2022 08:55 GMT)
4.5

10 km
Indian Ocean, 246 km south of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, August 5, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 5, 2022 9:05 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 5, 2022 13:05 GMT)
2.9

14 km
Savu Sea, 96 km south of Ende, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
Thursday, August 4, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 5, 2022 7:27 am (GMT +9) (Aug 4, 2022 22:27 GMT)
3.3

19 km
Indonesia, 15 km southwest of Suai, Cova-Lima, Timor-Leste MoreMap
Aug 5, 2022 4:05 am (GMT +9:30) (Aug 4, 2022 18:35 GMT)
2.7

5.3 km
29 km west of Snake Bay, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia MoreMap
Wednesday, August 3, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 3, 2022 4:51 pm (GMT +9) (Aug 3, 2022 07:51 GMT)
4.9

73 km
Savu Sea, 49 km west of Kefamenanu, Indonesia MoreMap
Tuesday, August 2, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 2, 2022 10:54 pm (GMT +9) (Aug 2, 2022 13:54 GMT)
4.4

239 km
Timor Sea, Indonesia MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.7 x 1012 joules (739 megawatt hours, equivalent to 636 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Timor Sea Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Timor Sea?

The last earthquake in Timor Sea occurred 1 day 6 hours ago: Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Flores Sea, 44 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Monday, Aug 15, 2022 at 8:34 am (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Timor Sea in the past 14 days?

In the past 14 days, Timor Sea had 12 quakes up to magnitude 4.9.

What was the strongest quake in Timor Sea in the past 14 days?

The strongest earthquake in Timor Sea in the past 14 days occurred 13 days ago: Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Savu Sea, 49 km west of Kefamenanu, Indonesia, on Wednesday, Aug 3, 2022 at 4:51 pm (GMT +9).

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