Banda Sea


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Ban·da Sea

 (băn′də, bän′-)
An arm of the Pacific Ocean in eastern Indonesia southeast of Sulawesi and north of Timor. It includes the Banda Islands, a group of volcanic islands in the Moluccas south of Seram.
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Banda Sea

n
(Placename) a part of the Pacific in Indonesia, between Sulawesi and New Guinea
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Ban′da Sea′

(ˈbɑn də, ˈbæn-)
n.
a sea between Sulawesi (Celebes) and New Guinea, S of the Moluccas and N of Timor.
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Summary: Banda [Indonesia], June 24 (ANI): An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia's Tanimbar islands in The Banda sea on Monday.
" The quake hit at a depth of 208 kilometers (129 miles) south of Ambon island in the Banda Sea at 11:53 local time, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
Jakarta, June 24 (BNA): An earthquake of 7.5-magnitude struck in a remote area of Indonesia in the Banda Sea today, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there were no initial tsunami warnings.
My friend Charles Lim in Singapore pulled up some charts of the Banda Sea for me while I was writing this.
Part of the exercise between BRP Ramon Alcaraz (FF-16) and USS Michael Murphy (DDG-112) along the waters of Banda Sea, Indonesia on Saturday included a replenishment at sea, photos from the Philippine Navy showed.
The Banda Sea quake, which struck at a depth of 171.5 kilometres (106.6 miles), was felt in Australia's northern city of Darwin, according to the country's weather bureau.
In West Banda Sea the skipjack tuna caught using fishing gear: pole and line, purse seine and hand line.
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.
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