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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Timor Region on Tuesday, 28 August 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Timor Region on Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Timor Region on Tuesday, 28 August 2018
Aug 28 07:15: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Aug 28 07:31: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Tuesday, 28 August 2018 07:08 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.9°S / 124.09°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sirung (266 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 28 Aug 2018
Tue, 28 Aug 07:08 UTCM 6.2 / 12 kmTIMOR REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
Tue, 28 Aug 07:08 UTCM 6.2 / 0.4 kmTimor RegionGeoAu
Tue, 28 Aug 07:08 UTCM 6.2 / 9.8 kmIndonesia [Sea]INGV
Tue, 28 Aug 07:08 UTCM 6.2 / 8.6 km- 99km SE of Kupang, IndonesiaUSGS
Tue, 28 Aug 07:08 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmKupang (3 MMI)BMKG

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Mataram (884.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(834.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(1003 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(909.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(910.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Amlapura (969.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Ubud, bali (1003.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Bed shook slightly (via app)
(Indonesia) (1042 km W from epicenter)(no details): It’s miles from denpersar (via EMSC)
Gerung (Indonesia) (915 km W from epicenter)(no details): Kaget (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (1019 km W from epicenter)(no details): Not felt in Canggu, Bali (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (1016 km W from epicenter)(no details): not felt near Denpasar, Bali (via EMSC)
Díli (Timor-Leste) (288 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I felt the ground lightly swinging while sitting in the office (3rd floor). My colleague in the same office didn't notice it. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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