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M7.1 earthquake - 229km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia, Monday, 10 December 2012 at 16:53 (GMT)

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake - 227km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia on Monday, 10 December 2012

Major mag. 7.1 earthquake  - 227km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia on Monday, 10 December 2012
Date & time: Mon, 10 Dec 16:53:09 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tue, 11 Dec 2012 01:53
Magnitude: 7.1
Depth: 159.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.5403°S / 129.815°E
Nearest volcano: Nila (39 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 10 Dec
Mon, 10 Dec 16:53 UTCM 7.1 / 162 km BANDA SEA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 10 Dec 16:53 UTCM 7.0 / 164 kmBanda Sea[Map]GFZ
Mon, 10 Dec 16:53 UTCM 7.1 / 151 kmBanda Sea[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 10 Dec 16:53 UTCM 7.1 / 151 kmBanda Sea[Map]GeoAu
Mon, 10 Dec 16:53 UTCM 7.3 / 161 kmBanda Sea[Map]BMKG

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Darwin / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woken up by a feeling of movement. Heard noise and thought it was thunder. Looked up and saw and heard ceiling fan shaking. Confusing as I had never had this experience previously.
Darwin / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Darwin / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Darwin / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken at 2:27 local time, bed shaking.
Darwin / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke everyone up in the house, plates and windows continued to rattle
Darwin / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was awoken by shaking glass panes and hanging doors. Building had gently but lengthy sway about it (on 13th floor)
Darwin / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Fannie Bay / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted about 60 Seconds. It woke us up and became increasingly noticable to the point we woke the kids and went outside. We have felt a few over the years and this was the strongest and the longest I can remember.
Darwin / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was 15 stories up, and was awoken by the quake.
Darwin (Australia) (660 km S from epicenter)(no details): the movement went on for around 10 swcs in waves (via EMSC)
Darwin (Australia) (660 km S from epicenter)(no details): The noise preceeded the movement and persisted longer then the movement (via EMSC)
(Australia) (1458 km S from epicenter)(no details): I am more concerned with a possible tsunami. (via EMSC)
Nhulunbuy (Australia) (981 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The bed shook (via EMSC)
Darwin (Australia) (660 km S from epicenter)(no details): lasted for a number of minutes (via EMSC)
Darwin (Australia) (660 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke us all up and the rumbling was quite loud and intense. (via EMSC)
Nightcliff (Australia) (652 km S from epicenter)(no details): Prolonged shake in Darwin (via EMSC)
Darwin (Australia) (653 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was slightly feelable. But we have felt at least from far away. (via EMSC)
Malak (Australia) (647 km S from epicenter)(no details): It stopped for about 2mins then I went upstairs and it started again for a bit. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Mon, 10 Dec 17:07 UTCM 5.3 / 145 km - [info]Serua (8 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Mon, 10 Dec 17:32 UTCM 4.9 / 148 km - [info] (101 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Mon, 10 Dec 18:55 UTCM 4.9 / 160 km - [info]Serua (31 km)4.9 BANDA SEA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 10 Dec 19:58 UTCM 4.8 / 164 km - [info]Serua (41 km)4.8 BANDA SEA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 10 Dec 20:47 UTCM 5.3 / 166.5 km - [info]Serua (23 km)223km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Darwin Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): The shaking woke me up but my partner was sleeping beside me and did not stir. The water in my glass beside my bed was visable moving.
Tue, 11 Dec
Tue, 11 Dec 20:00 UTCM 4.2 / 181 km - [info]Serua (24 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Wed, 12 Dec
Wed, 12 Dec 04:27 UTCM 4.4 / 102 km - [info]Serua (10 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Thu, 13 Dec
Thu, 13 Dec 07:10 UTCM 4.3 / 167 km - [info]Serua (39 km)4.3 BANDA SEA
[Map]
EMSC
Thu, 13 Dec 21:19 UTCM 4.0 / 188 km - [info]Serua (32 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 14 Dec
Fri, 14 Dec 22:37 UTCM 4.8 / 133.9 km - [info]Serua (22 km)227km NNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 16 Dec
Sun, 16 Dec 15:41 UTCM 4.3 / 147 km - [info]Nila (39 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Sun, 16 Dec 17:09 UTCM 4.1 / 519 km - [info] (106 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Mon, 17 Dec
Mon, 17 Dec 07:18 UTCM 4.8 / 173 km - [info] (43 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Tue, 18 Dec
Tue, 18 Dec 19:02 UTCM 4.5 / 140 km - [info]Nila (27 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Thu, 20 Dec
Thu, 20 Dec 02:11 UTCM 4.6 / 151.4 km - [info] (41 km)295km W of Saumlaki, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Thu, 20 Dec 07:01 UTCM 4.4 / 163.4 km - [info]Serua (33 km)209km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 20 Dec 13:29 UTCM 4.2 / 162 km - [info]Serua (25 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Thu, 20 Dec 13:38 UTCM 4.8 / 162.1 km - [info]Teon (24 km)247km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 20 Dec 13:48 UTCM 4.6 / 142 km - [info] (47 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Fri, 21 Dec
Fri, 21 Dec 14:42 UTCM 4.3 / 214 km - [info]Teon (17 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Fri, 21 Dec 16:55 UTCM 4.5 / 176 km - [info] (54 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 22 Dec
Sat, 22 Dec 03:44 UTCM 4.3 / 156 km - [info]Serua (35 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Sat, 22 Dec 10:58 UTCM 4.7 / 178.2 km - [info]Teon (25 km)265km WNW of Saumlaki, Indonesia[Map]USGS
Mon, 24 Dec
Mon, 24 Dec 03:57 UTCM 4.7 / 134 km - [info]Serua (11 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Mon, 24 Dec 18:07 UTCM 4.7 / 189 km - [info] (46 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Mon, 24 Dec 19:29 UTCM 4.3 / 168 km - [info]Serua (36 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Tue, 25 Dec
Tue, 25 Dec 03:30 UTCM 4.4 / 169.6 km - [info]Serua (28 km)210km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 28 Dec (16 earthquakes)
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.5 / 150.7 km - [info] (39 km)221km NW of Saumlaki, Indonesia
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Fri, 28 Dec 10:13 UTCM 4.8 / 149 km - [info] (31 km)Banda Sea
[Map]
BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG
Sat, 29 Dec 02:05 UTCM 4.6 / 144 km - [info] (44 km)Banda Sea[Map]BMKG

 

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