Latest quakes in or near Timor Sea in the past 48 hours on Thursday, August 18, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 18, 2022 01:49 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
In the past 48 hours, Timor Sea was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 4.6 and 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0.

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.6 | Timor Sea, Indonesia, 99 km E of Lospalos, Municipio de Lautem, Timor-Leste -

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

Past 24 hours:1 quake | 0 quakes M2+ | 1 quake M3+
Past 7 days:7 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 4 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:24 quakes | 5 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 (3 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
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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
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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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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.4 x 1011 joules (149 megawatt hours, equivalent to 128 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 17 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 in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Timor Sea had 3 quakes up to magnitude 4.6.

What was the strongest quake in Timor Sea in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Timor Sea in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 8 hours ago: Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Timor Sea, Indonesia, 99 km east of Lospalos, Municipio de Lautem, Timor-Leste, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 3:14 am (GMT +9).

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