Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 284 km southeast of Mataram, Indonesia, on Saturday, 7 April 2018 at 09:56 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 284 km southeast of Mataram, Indonesia, on Saturday, 7 April 2018 at 09:56 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 7 km depth

Date & time: 7 Apr 2018 09:56:44 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.849°S / 117.313°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
262 km (163 mi) S of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) SSE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
284 km (177 mi) SSE of Mataram (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
286 km (178 mi) SSW of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) SSW of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) SE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
385 km (239 mi) SW of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
390 km (242 mi) SE of Singaraja (pop: 133,800) --> See nearby quakes!
392 km (244 mi) SE of Banjar (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) SE of Situbondo (pop: 600,000) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SSW of Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
264 km (164 mi) SSE of Lombok Island (pop: 3,311,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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5.07 kmSouth of Sumbawa, IndonesiaGeoAu

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Gosport, Indiana / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Just felt a low level ground shift.  
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