Very strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 193 km southwest of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 4:05 pm (GMT +7) -

Very strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 193 km southwest of Jakarta, Indonesia, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 4:05 pm (GMT +7)

Very strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake at 37 km depth

14 Jan 09:08 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
14 Jan 09:14: Now using data updates from GFZ
14 Jan 09:18: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 61.0 to 44.0 km (from 38 to 27 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 17 km (10.7 mi) towards NE.
14 Jan 09:25: Now using data updates from USGS
Date & time: Jan 14, 2022 09:05:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 14, 2022 4:05 pm (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 37.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 6.9291°S / 105.2513°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 6.929°N / 74.749°W
Nearest volcano: Krakatau (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
193 km (120 mi) WSW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 74%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1014 joules (139 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.2 x 105 tons of TNT or 7.5 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.637 km88 Km SW of Labuan, IndonesiaUSGS
6.640 kmSUNDA STRAIT, INDONESIAEMSC
6.637 kmSunda Strait, IndonesiaRaspberryShake
6.758 kmJava, IndonesiaGeoAu
6.410 kmIndonesia: Near JakartaRENASS
6.520 kmSunda Strait, Indonesia [Sea: Indonesia]INGV
6.538 kmSunda Strait, IndonesiaGFZ

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Jakarta (186.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s : Gran Mahakam. While sitting in the bed and, felt the quake. The water in the water bottles was swaying side to side. | 4 users found this interesting.  
South Jakarta (190.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s : It was light shaking for few seconds, i was working even neighbors felt that. | 4 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
near Serang, Banten (134.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s : I was sitting outside and feelnthe motion, trees are shaking | 4 users found this interesting.  
Depok, West Java (188.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : slow but very noticable movement, at least 4hz of vibration | 3 users found this interesting.  
Jakarta (187.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 minutes : Level 8 apartment. Sitting | 3 users found this interesting.  
Gading Serpong, Tangerang, Indonesia (169.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : There were 2 earthquakes, the 1st one was felt very strong but the next one which was almost after 35 or 40 minutes later was mild. | One user found this interesting.  
JS Luwansa (191.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 minutes : Am on the 10th floor of a hotel, started with gentle movement and increased to the point it was indisputably an earthquake. Building could be hard to be creaking and felt as if it was moving in all directions. | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta (195.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : I thought i was dizzy and abt to faint and my brain was playing tricks on me but turns out it was an earthquake | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta (197 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : I was on my laptop when I felt shaking, My and my family immediately went down stairs to prepare if a second wave comes. | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta (193.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 20-30 s : It was bumpy at first then it starts to sway since I live in an apartment on the 31 floor I couldn’t go anywhere. | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta pusat (192.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : First i felt someone is running but i came in balcony i could see our building was shaking left and right. | One user found this interesting.  
South Jakarta (208.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : It was a side to side swaying for about 30 seconds. We are on the 6th floor of a 31 story building. Plaster could be heard crackling and cracks appeared in wall. Located in South Jakarta. | One user found this interesting.  
Bekasi, West Java (207.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : I was on the bed, felt the bed moving a couple of times like in slow motion my wife was with me on the phone and she felt it also from my in law's house | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta (184.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Cilandak, Jakarta. I was watching a series on my bed and i felt like someone pushed my back from the wall | One user found this interesting.  
metro (201.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 10-15 s : I was lying on the bed and start to feela movement. I wake up and check the cup of soup on the table and I saw it was moving. To ake sure I checked the bottle of water and aslo the water was making a move. Not that strong but it can see it was not stopped | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta (192.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short : i was in my toilet when i felt shaking. first i was unsure if it was an earthquake or my hallucinations. then, my father announced it was an earthquake so i panicked. i quickly flushed my toilet and ran outside where i met the rest of my family. it was th | One user found this interesting.  
Senen / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / several minutes : Light shaking | 3 users found this interesting.  
Jakarta (183.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : i was in the third floor and suddenly the earthquake happened, it was a 6.7M earthquake | 2 users found this interesting.  
bandung (248.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s : my bed became a train | 2 users found this interesting.  
south jakarta (188.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : at first the chair i was on started swinging but then it slowly stopped in 2 minutes. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Jakarta (187.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : At work. Slight shaking | 2 users found this interesting.  
Jakarta (201.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Around 1 min | 2 users found this interesting.  
Jakarta (193.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 minutes | 2 users found this interesting.
Serpong, West Java (172.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : Home | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Jakarta (192.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 minutes : just leaving the building... | 2 users found this interesting.  
Tangerang / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / several minutes : Felt like people with very heavy footsteps walking in the roof cavity above me on the 6th floor of a quarantine hotel attached to Tangcity Mall. | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 minutes : I was sitting down on the second floor of my house when i thought a big truck is passing by. It felt like a big lorry is driving past the house, but after 10 seconds it had not stop. So i looked up and the light was swaying. | One user found this interesting.  
Ritz Carlton hotel mega kuningan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Prolonged side to side motion, biggest I’ve experienced in 5 years. Curtains moving back and forth gently. Wobbly sensation | One user found this interesting.  
Setu, Jakarta / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s : Clear, gentle, smooth shaking increasing in intensity. Swimming pool rolled. Plant basker tower 1.5m high oscillating. Smooth and quiet ripplingside to isde. I was sitting on the sofa indoors. | One user found this interesting.  
Jakarta Selatan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : Was sitting working on laptop then felt it, people came outta their home to check if it was earthquake. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Jonggol,jawa-barat / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Shakin bit on lay down potition, see water bottle shake too, then call a friends in other city at Serang Banten, he stating there too feel the shake | One user found this interesting.  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (35 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Jan 21, 2022 18:53
4 days ago
3.2

10 km
Indian Ocean, 189 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 21, 2022 14:58
4 days ago
2.9

10 km
Indian Ocean, 196 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 21, 2022 04:37
5 days ago
3.6

10 km
Indian Ocean, 197 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 19, 2022 04:53
7 days ago
3.1

16 km
Indian Ocean, 172 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 19, 2022 01:39
7 days ago
3.9

10 km
Indian Ocean, 174 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 18, 2022 12:00
7 days ago
3.5

20 km
Indian Ocean, 193 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 17, 2022 05:14
9 days ago
2.9

14 km
Indian Ocean, 202 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 17, 2022 00:35
9 days ago
3.9

10 km
Indian Ocean, 179 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 17, 2022 00:25
9 days ago - felt
5.0

35 km
Indian Ocean, 181 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 16:48
10 days ago
3.0

123 km
Indian Ocean, 140 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 09:15
10 days ago
3.8

14 km
Indian Ocean, 191 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 08:12
10 days ago
3.3

32 km
Indian Ocean, 167 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 05:42
11 days ago
3.8

13 km
Indian Ocean, 189 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 02:29
11 days ago - felt
4.8

63 km
Indian Ocean, 178 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 02:24
11 days ago
4.0

10 km
Indian Ocean, 193 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 00:41
11 days ago
3.3

10 km
Banten, 156 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 15, 2022 00:20
11 days ago
3.4

15 km
Indian Ocean, 193 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 22:59
11 days ago
3.3

40 km
Indian Ocean, 156 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 20:34
11 days ago
4.7

42 km
Indian Ocean, 200 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 15:52
11 days ago
2.7

10 km
Banten, 80 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 15:23
11 days ago
3.3

23 km
177 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 15:14
11 days ago
3.9

10 km
Indian Ocean, 197 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 15:00
11 days ago
2.9

47 km
Banten, 113 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 14:31
11 days ago
3.2

11 km
Indian Ocean, 144 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 12:53
11 days ago - felt
3.2

10 km
Banten, 135 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 11:32
11 days ago
2.9

29 km
176 km W of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:57
11 days ago
3.3

10 km
Indian Ocean, 202 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:47
11 days ago
3.8

13 km
Indian Ocean, 192 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:28
11 days ago
3.3

14 km
Indian Ocean, 200 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:19
11 days ago - felt
4.0

10 km
Indian Ocean, 187 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:08
11 days ago
3.4

10 km
Indian Ocean, 196 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 10:02
11 days ago
3.7

16 km
Indian Ocean, 193 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 09:49
11 days ago - felt
5.4

33 km
Indian Ocean, 207 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 09:28
11 days ago
3.7

20 km
Indian Ocean, 186 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore
Jan 14, 2022 09:26
11 days ago
3.7

17 km
Indian Ocean, 196 km SW of Jakarta, IndonesiaMore

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