Mag. 4.7 earthquake - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 at 02:10 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, 9 June 04:13 UTC, which had occurred 6 days earlier.
Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 at 02:10 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Jun 02:17 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Jun 15 02:24: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Date & time: 15 Jun 2016 02:10:50 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.52°S / 116.2°E (Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
311 km (193 mi) S of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000)
313 km (195 mi) S of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200)
327 km (203 mi) S of Mataram (pop: 318,700)
337 km (209 mi) SSE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900)
394 km (245 mi) SSE of Banjar (pop: 89,000)
398 km (247 mi) SSE of Singaraja (pop: 133,800)
607 km (377 mi) SE of Surabaya (pop: 2,374,700)
1185 km (736 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
[smaller] [bigger]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.710 kmSouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaGFZ
M 4.730 km- 279km S of Kute, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it be the first to report it!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Mag. 4.7 earthquake - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia, on Wednesday, 15 June 2016 at 02:10 (GMT)
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

More on VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.