Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3.2 LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 18 August 2018 at 14:15 (GMT)

This quake was likely a foreshock of the 6.8 quake Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, 19 August 14:56 UTC, which followed after 1 day 1 hours.
Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - 3.2  LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 18 August 2018 at 14:15 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 15 km depth

18 Aug 14:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Aug 2018 02:15:51 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.42°S / 116.13°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SE of Gili Air (pop: 1,800)
18 km (11 mi) N of Mataram (pop: 318,700)
35 km (22 mi) N of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000)
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200)
58 km (36 mi) E of Amlapura (pop: 31,900)
60 km (37 mi) W of Labuan Lombok (Kabupaten Lombok Timur) (pop: 10,000)
104 km (64 mi) ENE of Denpasar (pop: 834,900)
1053 km (654 mi) ESE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.215 kmMataram dan Lombok Barat (3 MMI)BMKG

User reports for this quake (13)

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57.3 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Canggu / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was woken by a light shaking of my bed and room
Ubud (95.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Montong gamang kopang (38.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
14 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 113 km W of epicenter) : Felt it slightly, not enough to definitely know it was an earthquake though (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 110 km W of epicenter) : Little Ubud (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 95 km W of epicenter) : Nothing in Ubud. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 50 km SE of epicenter) : Terasa sampai selong,lombok timur NTB (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 23 km S of epicenter) : Merasakan getaran.. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 14 km S of epicenter) : Sandik terasa swing (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 13 km S of epicenter) : Terasa sekali, gempanya lewat aja tp berasa kenceng.. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 13 km S of epicenter) : Light shakesin Sandik West-Lombok, doesn’t stop shaking now. Sometimes stronger shakes, irregular. (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3.2 LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA, on Saturday, 18 August 2018 at 14:15 (GMT)
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