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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Friday, 10 August 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Friday, 10 August 2018
Date & time: Fri, 10 Aug 15:57:39 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.16°S / 116.5°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (29 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 10 Aug
Fri, 10 Aug 15:57 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km4.8 LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 10 Aug 15:57 UTCM 4.8 / 35 km- 14km NNE of Karanggedang, Indonesia[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Nusa dia South bali / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(147 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Klungkung / not felt: Fake earthquake
Seminyak Bali / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
uluwatu / MMI II (Very weak shaking): My bed was shaking a litte bit; wake up
(155.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Ubud, Bali / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Denpasar (154 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(66.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(65.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(127.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Nothing at all (via app)
(149.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(158.5 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Kuta - Denpasar / not felt: Not felt at all
Legian / not felt
(141.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(121.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(62.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(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)
(Indonesia) (163 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Was not able to wake me up in Nusa Dua. (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (147 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt shake in bed, woke me up from my dream and thought the shake was in my dreams but now i realise it was an earthquake (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (147 km W from epicenter)(no details): Nothing in kedewatan (ubud) (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (102 km W from epicenter)(no details): In amed wasn't really sure if it was My imagination (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (75 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Saya merasakan gempa itu (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (74 km SW from epicenter)(no details): wilayah.lombok mataram (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (73 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Not felt it in Mataram (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (64 km S from epicenter)(no details): selong. gempa tidak terasa (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (159 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt very mild micro shakes in Canggu (via EMSC)
Kuta (Indonesia) (158 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Seminyak (via EMSC)
Kuta Utara (Indonesia) (158 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt my bed shaking. On level 5 in a hotel in seminyak. Slight tremors lasted about 2-3 second. Intermittent shaking till now but slightly unnoticeable (via EMSC)
Ubud (Indonesia) (142 km W from epicenter)(no details): Relaxing in veranda in Ubud and felt nothing. (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (141 km W from epicenter)(no details): Brief shake, woke me up (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (138 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt/sounded like thunder; shaking/swaying for about 8 seconds (via EMSC)
Karangasem (Indonesia) (103 km W from epicenter)(no details): Just a little shake (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (61 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Really small in Mataram. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
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
(154.3 km WSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Sanur (146.7 km WSW from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Montong gamang kopang / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Read all reports



 

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