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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Kep. Tanimbar Region, Indonesia on Monday, 10 June 2019 - information

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Kep. Tanimbar Region, Indonesia on Monday, 10 June 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Kep. Tanimbar Region, Indonesia on Monday, 10 June 2019
Jun 10 17:07: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.5.
Jun 10 17:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 6.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 40.0 km.
Jun 10 17:11: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.9.
Jun 11 00:14: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 48.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 10 June 2019 16:59 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.62°S / 131.88°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Serua (218 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 10 Jun 2019
Mon, 10 Jun 16:59 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaGFZ
Mon, 10 Jun 16:59 UTCM 5.5 / 49.2 kmTanimbar Islands Region, IndonesiaGeoAu
Mon, 10 Jun 16:59 UTCM 5.5 / 62 kmTanimbar Islands Reg., IndonesiaBMKG
Mon, 10 Jun 16:59 UTCM 5.5 / 56.5 km138km SW of Tual, IndonesiaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Kupang / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Abu road India / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was felt on 5th June 10.45pm in the night. A noise like land movement was felt. We were shocked, felt as if land below feet was shaking. Went outside and saw that all cows on street and stray dogs also were stand still and seemed astonished.
Darwin, Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Awoken by cupboards banging and bed shaking.
Ubud Bali / not felt
Trench Polynesia / not felt: I only see reports from people who live very far from this earthquake... Weird... Everything's going crazy around ri g of fire ! Whatch out for whats coming next... Very soon :/
Darwin (658.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Palmerston NT Australia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Darwin / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Darwin / MMI II (Very weak shaking)

 

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