Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 75 km east of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 00:59 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 28 km depth
12 Aug 17:35 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 17 hours.
Depth: 28.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.718°S / 116.787°E (West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Antipode: 8.718°N / 63.213°W
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Labuan Lombok (Kabupaten Lombok Timur, Nusa Tenggara Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) E of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) E of Matalam (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) E of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Pototano (Kabupaten Sumbawa) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) ESE of Senggigi (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) E of Denpasar (Bali) (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
493 km (306 mi) SW of Macassar (South Sulawesi) (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|5.2||28 km||Sumbawa Region, Indonesia||GeoAu|
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