Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Banda Sea, 115 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 8:30 pm (GMT +8) -

Updated: Tue, Aug 9, 2022 01:14 GMT -
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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Banda Sea, 115 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 8:30 pm (GMT +8) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Banda Sea, 115 km north of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Saturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 8:30 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 25 km depth

6 Aug 12:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 6, 2022 12:30:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Aug 6, 2022 at 8:30 pm (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude7.61°S / 122.42°E (Banda Sea, Indonesia)
Antipode7.61°N / 57.58°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoLeroboleng (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities115 km (71 mi) N of Maumere (pop: 47,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
161 km (100 mi) NNE of Ende (pop: 77,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
181 km (113 mi) NE of Flores Island (pop: 1,831,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 27.7°C (82 F), humidity: 63%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from S
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.625 kmIndonesia: FLORES SEAEMSC
3.625 kmIndonesia: Flores SeaRaspberryShake

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