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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 5km SW of Belanting, Indonesia on Thursday, 9 August 2018

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 5km SW of Belanting, Indonesia on Thursday, 9 August 2018
Date & time: Thu, 9 Aug 20:33:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-08-10 04:33:04 +08:00
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 17.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.3426°S / 116.5974°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (16 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
legion / MMI III (Weak shaking): felt on 3rd floor on building
Sidoarjo (444.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Not felt. (via app)
(41.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sidoarjo (444.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Not felt. (via app)
Candidasa (163.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(61.5 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(103.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Denpasar, Bali / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Seminyak (162.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light shaking while we were sleeping. (via app)
Ubud (145.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light vibration when I sleep. (via app)
(148 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Bali Ubud (via app)
(151.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Canggu Bali (164 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): A little rocking heavy sleepers no waking (via app)
Kuta Lombok (70.4 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ubud / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(152.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(101.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(151.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Seminyak / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Seminyak
Ubud / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(61.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(60.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ubud / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(157.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(25.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Enough to wake people (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 10 Aug
Fri, 10 Aug 15:57 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Rinjani (29 km)Sumbawa Region, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Nusa dia South bali / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(147 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Klungkung / not felt: Fake earthquake
(Indonesia) (63 km SW from epicenter)(no details): gempanya tak terasa (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (119 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Pas vraiment ressenti (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (165 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Мелкая вибрация на полу и стёклах, мы в отели на 3 этаже ото ощущали (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 11 Aug
Sat, 11 Aug 15:42 UTCM 4.0 / 10 km - [info] (30 km)4.0 LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
(138.2 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
uluwatu / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I as sleeping, ground floor. I wake up. Bed shaking and also windows
(129.2 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight trembling woke us up.
(Indonesia) (112 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nusa Lembongan (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (73 km W from epicenter)(no details): Just felt little tremor in Amed, Bali (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (55 km S from epicenter)(no details): tidak terasa sama sekali. Kelayu (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 12 Aug
Sun, 12 Aug 00:59 UTCM 5.2 / 28.1 km - [info] (48 km)Sumbawa Region, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]
GeoAu
Sun, 12 Aug 07:15 UTCM 3.4 / 17 km - [info] (46 km)3.4 LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA
I FELT IT
[Map]EMSC
Mon, 13 Aug
Mon, 13 Aug 01:42 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (40 km)LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
Mataram (30.3 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Bali / not felt: Legian
Duduk Senggigi (25.7 km SW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(Indonesia) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the quacke (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (40 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mantap (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (38 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Hanya sedikit terasa gerakan (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Wed, 15 Aug
Wed, 15 Aug 09:04 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]Rinjani (17 km)- 3km WSW of Obelobel, Indonesia
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Sanur (146.7 km WSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Montong gamang kopang / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(59 km SW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Read all reports



 

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