Latest quakes in or near Timor Sea in the past 30 days - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 18, 2022 22:51 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 30 days:

  • 8 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 11 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 4 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 30 days, Timor Sea was shaken by 8 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 11 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 4 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Latest quake: Mag. 3.1 | Savu Sea, Indonesia, 32 km N of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.9 | Savu Sea, Indonesia, 28 km NW of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste -

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

Past 24 hours:no confirmed quakes
Past 7 days:6 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 4 quakes M3+ | 1 quake M4+
Past 30 days:23 quakes | 4 quakes M2+ | 11 quakes M3+ | 8 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:80 quakes | 15 quakes M2+ | 38 quakes M3+ | 25 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+ | 1 quake M6+
Past 365 days:630 quakes | 189 quakes M2+ | 332 quakes M3+ | 101 quakes M4+ | 6 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (24 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 17, 2022 5:16 pm (GMT +8) (Aug 17, 2022 09:16 GMT)
3.1

66 km
Savu Sea, Indonesia, 32 km north of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste
I FELT IT
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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Aug 17, 2022 3:25 am (GMT +8) (Aug 16, 2022 19:25 GMT)
3.8

10 km
25 km north of Kefamenanu, Indonesia
I FELT IT
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Aug 17, 2022 3:14 am (GMT +9) (Aug 16, 2022 18:14 GMT)
4.6

68 km
Timor Sea, Indonesia, 99 km east of Lospalos, Municipio de Lautem, Timor-Leste
I FELT IT
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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 MoreMap
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, 82 km northwest of Kefamenanu, Indonesia MoreMap
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
19 km southeast of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia (unconfirmed) 217 reportsMoreMap
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
34 km north of Bathurst Island, 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, Indonesia, 28 km northwest of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste 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
Monday, August 1, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 2, 2022 7:43 am (GMT +8) (Aug 1, 2022 23:43 GMT)
3.5

38 km
20 km north of Soe, Indonesia MoreMap
Friday, July 29, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 30, 2022 7:10 am (GMT +8) (Jul 29, 2022 23:10 GMT)
3.0

115 km
Savu Sea, Indonesia, 39 km north of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste MoreMap
Thursday, July 28, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 29, 2022 3:41 am (GMT +8) (Jul 28, 2022 19:41 GMT)
3.1

114 km
Flores Sea, 70 km northeast of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
Monday, July 25, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 25, 2022 11:45 am (GMT +8) (Jul 25, 2022 03:45 GMT)
3.3

10 km
33 km southwest of Atambua, Kabupaten Belu, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
Sunday, July 24, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Jul 24, 2022 8:43 pm (GMT +8) (Jul 24, 2022 12:43 GMT)
4.5

10 km
Banda Sea, 105 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia 2 reportsMoreMap
Saturday, July 23, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Jul 24, 2022 7:38 am (GMT +8) (Jul 23, 2022 23:38 GMT)
2.8

26 km
Savu Sea, 92 km southeast of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia MoreMap
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 3.7 x 1012 joules (1.02 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 880 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 14 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Savu Sea, Indonesia, 32 km north of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 5:16 pm (GMT +8).

How many quakes were there in Timor Sea past month?

In the past 30 days, Timor Sea had 24 quakes up to magnitude 4.9.

What was the strongest quake in Timor Sea past month?

The strongest earthquake in Timor Sea past month occurred 2 weeks ago: Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Savu Sea, Indonesia, 28 km northwest of Pante Macassar, Timor-Leste, on Wednesday, Aug 3, 2022 at 4:51 pm (GMT +9).

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