Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Borneo on Sunday, 20 December 2015
21 Dec 09:16 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.61°N / 117.78°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Bombalai (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NE of Tarakan (pop: 97,500)
72 km (45 mi) S of Tawau (pop: 306,500)
97 km (61 mi) NE of Tanjung Selor (pop: 0)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Semporna (pop: 62,600)
169 km (105 mi) SW of Lahad Datu (pop: 105,600)
1634 km (1015 mi) NE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 20 Dec 22:55 UTC||M 4.4 / 10 km||Borneo||GFZ|
|Sun, 20 Dec 22:55 UTC||M 4.4 / 10 km||KALIMANTAN, INDONESIA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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