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Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Northern Territory, Australia

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Northern Territory, Australia on Sunday, 9 June 2013

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Northern Territory, Australia on Sunday, 9 June 2013
Date & time: Sunday, 9 June 2013 14:22 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sun, 9 Jun 2013 23:22 (Australia/Darwin)
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.9665°S / 131.9755°E (Australia)
Nearest volcano: Newer Volcanics Province (1645 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 9 Jun 2013
Sun, 9 Jun 14:22 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmNORTHERN TERRITORY, AUSTRALIAEMSC
Sun, 9 Jun 14:22 UTCM 5.5 / 10 kmSouth AustraliaGFZ
Sun, 9 Jun 14:22 UTCM 5.7Near Mulga Park, NTGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Amata / not felt
Alice Springs (318.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The Cat heard it first and then i did... like some one was banging the bed and sounded like a huge gust of wind was blowing against the walls and windows.
umuwa south australia (55.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): was woken up to loud rumbling and crockery rattling. Think it lastted about 30 seconds but have never felt one before so could be wrong!
umuwa south australia (55.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): was woken up to loud rumbling and crockery rattling. Think it lastted about 30 seconds but have never felt one before so could be wrong!
Ernabella / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was inside and it was soooooo loud here at Ernabella, still feeling tremors
Ernabella / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was inside and it was soooooo loud here at Ernabella, still feeling tremors
Umuwa (56 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mimili Community SA, APY Lands / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
umuwa (55.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): a huge rumbling, woke me up. Sounded like a transport of trucks. Building was shaking. Dogs were barking. Lasted about 40 seconds
umuwa (55.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): a huge rumbling, woke me up. Sounded like a transport of trucks. Building was shaking. Dogs were barking. Lasted about 40 seconds

 

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