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Latest quakes in or around the Banda Sea in the past 48 hours on Friday, December 2, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated: Dec 2, 2022 12:50 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 4 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 3 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.5 | Ceram Sea, 197 km N of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or around the Banda Sea (updated )

Past 24 hours4 quakes0 quakes M2+2 quakes M3+2 quakes M4+
Past 7 days54 quakes13 quakes M2+29 quakes M3+10 quakes M4+2 quakes M5+
Past 30 days203 quakes60 quakes M2+99 quakes M3+39 quakes M4+5 quakes M5+
Past 90 days579 quakes154 quakes M2+269 quakes M3+142 quakes M4+14 quakes M5+
Past 365 days3,098 quakes800 quakes M2+1,543 quakes M3+701 quakes M4+48 quakes M5+3 quakes M6+2 quakes M7+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (9 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Friday, December 2, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 2, 2022 3:45 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 2, 2022 06:45 GMT)
4.5

10 km
Ceram Sea, 197 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
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Dec 2, 2022 11:47 am (GMT +9) (Dec 2, 2022 02:47 GMT)
4.5

40 km
Ceram Sea, 195 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
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Thursday, December 1, 2022 GMT (7 quakes)
Dec 1, 2022 11:13 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 14:13 GMT)
3.8

97 km
Ceram Sea, 194 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
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Dec 1, 2022 9:04 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 1, 2022 13:04 GMT)
3.4

101 km
Savu Sea, 122 km east of Maumere, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Dec 1, 2022 3:50 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 1, 2022 07:50 GMT)
3.6

219 km
Flores Sea, 43 km northeast of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
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Dec 1, 2022 3:02 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 1, 2022 07:02 GMT)
2.8

10 km
Molucca Sea, Indonesia More
Dec 1, 2022 3:55 pm (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 06:55 GMT)
4.2

409 km
Banda Sea, 277 km west of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia
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Dec 1, 2022 12:03 pm (GMT +8) (Dec 1, 2022 04:03 GMT)
2.6

129 km
40 km west of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia More
Dec 1, 2022 10:15 am (GMT +8) (Dec 1, 2022 02:15 GMT)
4.0

10 km
Banda Sea, 21 km northeast of Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9.6 x 1011 joules (265 megawatt hours, equivalent to 228 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Seismic station: Darwin High School (AUDHS/S1 network) | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Darwin High School: seismogram of vertical movement last 60 minutes (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) last 60 minutes. Source: IRIS query builder webtool
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Banda Sea Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in or around the Banda Sea?

The last earthquake in or around the Banda Sea occurred 6 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 197 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 3:45 pm (GMT +9).

How many quakes were there in or around the Banda Sea in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Banda Sea, Indonesia had 9 quakes up to magnitude 4.5.

What was the strongest quake in or around the Banda Sea in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in or around the Banda Sea in the past 48 hours occurred 6 hours ago: Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Ceram Sea, 197 km north of Ambon City, Maluku, Indonesia, on Friday, Dec 2, 2022 at 3:45 pm (GMT +9).

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