Indonesia

M=6.7 Seram, Indonesia Preliminary Earthquake Report

Magnitude 6.7 (Strong)

Date-Time

Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at 06:57:33 (UTC) = Coordinated Universal Time
Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at 3:57:33 PM = local time at epicenter

Location

3.597=B0S, 127.214=B0E

Depth

30.6 km (19.0 miles) set by location program Region SERAM, INDONESIA

Distances

105 km (65 miles) W of Ambon, Moluccas, Indonesia
485 km (300 miles) S of Ternate, Moluccas, Indonesia
1065 km (660 miles) NNW of DARWIN, Northern Territory, Australia
2280 km (1420 miles) E of JAKARTA, Java, Indonesia

Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 7.2 km (4.5 miles); depth fixed by location program

Parameters Nst=184, Nph=184, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=1.14 sec, Gp= 25=B0, M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q

Source USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)

Event ID uskgap