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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - South of Java, Indonesia on Monday, 14 July 2014

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Java, Indonesia on Monday, 14 July 2014

Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake  - Java, Indonesia on Monday, 14 July 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 68.0 to 75.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 14 July 2014 05:05 UTC
Magnitude: 5.4
Depth: 75.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.8°S / 111.23°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Wilis (146 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^12 J (2.21 GWh / 1898 tons of TNT / 0.1 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 14 Jul 2014
Mon, 14 Jul 05:05 UTCM 5.5 / 75 kmJAVA, INDONESIAEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Surabaya / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Bed was shaking
malang (179.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Yogyakarta / MMI IV (Light shaking): Earthquake at Sleman, Yogyakarta, can be felt rather significantly. Most people were able to feel and immediately evacuated from their offices. No structural damage though.
Kerobokan / not felt
Denpasar / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt couch shake for about 10 seconds. Not to serious in my area. I asked others but no one felt.
The Phoenix Hotel, Yogyakarta, indonesien / MMI III (Weak shaking): I thought somebody is shaking my bed
Suwung Pemogan / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Wow. I am from Australia and hav never experienced my house get the gentle wobbles before what a strange feeling I am in suwung Pemogan Denpasar
Bali / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Pacitan East Java (66.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Its starting from weak and slowly to medium shaking
Yogyakarta Grand Quality Hotel (146.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Grand Quality Hotel Yogyakarta Indonesia / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Riverside, Malang East Java (183.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jogyakarta (146.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kebumen (Indonesia) (213 km NW from epicenter)(no details): An earthquake can felt here just in 2 - 3 second. No panic. (via EMSC)
Surakarta (Indonesia) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Gevarlijk (via EMSC)
Pacitan (Indonesia) (70 km NW from epicenter)(no details): tremor strong enough .. I see things shaking in my house .. (via EMSC)


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