The epicenter was located 145 kilometers under the Banda Sea
The quake struck at 7:36 am local time (2236 GMT Monday), 318 kilometres (197 miles) east-northeast of the Timor Leste capital Dili in the Banda Sea
at a depth of 18 kilometres, the US Geological Survey said.
Jakarta, Dec 5(ANI): Two moderate earthquakes hit West Irian Region and Banda Sea
in Indonesia on December 5.
0 occurred in the Banda Sea
of eastern Indonesia late Saturday, but no destructive tsunami was generated and there were no initial reports of casualties or damage.
The Banda Sea
and the Indonesian Island of Maluku (the Moluccas) are in the east.
On the island in the Banda Sea
, 67 houses were reportedly swept away when the tsunami swamped six villages on the coast.
7 on the Richter scale, struck deep beneath the Banda Sea
- 120 miles south of Ambon city in the Maluku Islands.
7-rated tremor was off the eastern coast in the Banda Sea
Decline in tuna fish production has been recorded in the Indian sea, Makassar strait, Timor Sea and Banda Sea
The 585-foot-long, self-propelled roll-on/roll-off sister vessels BALI SEA and BANDA SEA
have completed shipyard conversion work and are enroute to Mobile, AL to be operated by CG Railway, Inc.
Geological Survey, the quake was centered in the Banda Sea
, which is around 222 kilometers northwest of Saumlaki in Indonesia's Tanimbar Islands.