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+M 6.3 - 245km W of Abepura, Indonesia

UTC Time: Wed 2019/06/19 17:24:49
Local Time: Thu 2019/06/20 02:24:49
HK Time: Thu 2019/06/20 01:24:49

Location: 2.25S 138.40E; Magnitude: 6.3
3,789 km from HK
Depth: 12.13 km

Weather Details around Hong Kong [Details] [HKO link]

Regional Weather of Hong Kong

Tropical Cyclone Information [Details] [HKO link]

Tropical Cyclone Track

Real-time Weather Photos [Details] [HKO link]

The following photo shows the real-time view of Victoria Harbour, as viewed from Central towards the east.

Real-time photo at Central

Astronomical / Tidal Information [Details] [HKO link]

Info for 20/06/2019 (Thursday):
Astro. Info
Sunrise:05:4000:301.3 m
Sunset:19:1003:351. m
Moonrise:21:4010:102 m
Moonset:08:001:12 m

Planetary phenomena in the coming week:
Jun 21, 23:54 HKT: Summer Solstice
Jun 23, 15:50 HKT: Moon Apogee: 404500 km
Jun 24, 06:59 HKT: Mercury Elongation: 25.2° E
Jun 25, 17:46 HKT: Last Quarter
(Source: NASA)

Weather at a Glance [Details] [HKO link]

Weather at a Glance Data as of 21:30 on 20/6/2019

30.3 C 80 % 1006.3 hPa
All measurements taken at Hong Kong Observatory
HKO Temp.:30.3 C
RH.: 80 %
Apparent Temp.:38.6 C (EXTREME CAUTION)
Dew Point:26.5 C
Temp. of today:32.5 / 28.2 C (Range 4.3 C)
Mean SLP.:1006.3 hPa
King's Park Wind:10 km/h (S)
Rain:0.0 mm (past 15 min)

Upper-Level Weather Information [Details]

Data as of 08:00 HKT on 20/6/2019 - Level of instability:

3-day Weather Forecast [Click for 9-day] [HKO link]

3-day Weather Forecast Data as of 16:30 HKT 20/Jun/2019

General Situation: An anticyclone aloft will bring generally fine and very hot weather to the south China coast in the next couple of days. With the weakening of the anticyclone aloft, showers will increase over southern China early next week. Besides, an area of low pressure will bring unsettled weather to the seas east of the Philippines in the next couple of days.

21/6 (Fri)

Mainly fine apart from isolated showers. Very hot during the day.

Sunny periods and one or two showers. Very hot during the day.

Sunny periods and one or two showers. Very hot during the day.
Wind SW force 4, occasionally force 5 offshore. SW force 4 to 5. SW force 4, occasionally force 5.
29 - 33 °C
29 - 33 °C
29 - 33 °C
70 - 90 %
75 - 95 %
80 - 95 %

Extended Temperature Outlook [HKO link]

Maximum temperature:

Maximum temperature

Minimum temperature:

Maximum temperature

Weather Conditions in South China Sea [Details] [HKO link]

Satellite / Radar Images [Details]

Radar: 256 km range

Radar: 128 km range

Radar: 64 km range

Satellite: IR imagery*

* The Satellite imagery above is taken by Himawari-8 operated by the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

Aviation Weather Observation Report [HKO link]

HK International Airport METAR report Data as of 21:30 HKT on 20 Jun 19

Original code: METAR VHHH 201330Z 20007KT 130V240 9999 FEW020 31/25 Q1006 NOSIG=

Wind Visibility Weather Cloud Amount Cloud Base Temperature Dew Point Pressure (QNH)
7 knots from 200 degrees (SSW), variability: 130-240 degrees
10 km or above
No significant weather
1 to 2 oktas
2000 feet
31 oC
25 oC
1006 hPa

Next Two Hours Change
No Significant Change

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Last Modified: Fri, Jan 04 2019