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Moderate magnitude 4.6 quake hits 114 km south of Lumajang, Indonesia after midnight

Fri, 19 Feb 2021, 16:49
4.6 quake 20 Feb 12:29 am (GMT +8)
4.6 quake 20 Feb 12:29 am (GMT +8)
Just 13 minutes ago, a 4.6-magnitude earthquake struck near Lumajang, East Java, Indonesia. The tremor was recorded after midnight on Saturday 20 February 2021 at 12:29 am local time, at a shallow depth of 20 km below the surface.
The event was filed by Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency, the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Kencong (pop. 43,000) located 101 km from the epicenter, and Lumajang (pop. 123,600) 114 km away.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 20 Feb 2021 12:29 am (GMT +8) local time (19 Feb 2021 16:29 GMT)
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.15°S / 113.08°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Primary data source: BMKG

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