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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Balleny Islands Region on Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Balleny Islands Region on Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Date & time: Wednesday, 22 August 2018 22:49 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 61.21°S / 154.19°E (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Young Island (707 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 22 Aug 2018
Wed, 22 Aug 22:49 UTCM 5.6 / 60 kmBALLENY ISLANDS REGIONEMSC
Wed, 22 Aug 22:49 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km- Balleny Islands regionUSGS
Wed, 22 Aug 22:49 UTCM 5.4 / 20.8 kmBalleny Islands RegionGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Canggu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Legian beach / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Canggu / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
NUSA DUA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kuta, Indinesia / MMI III (Weak shaking): The bed in the hotel was shaking
Seminyak / MMI IV (Light shaking): Seminyak at the hotel, bed was shaking, doors and windows rattled
Ubud / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kuta (6669.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken by movement and rattling of patio door. Evacuated for 15 mins from hotel.
Legian Bali / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in my Hotel room Mecure Legian when I felt a mild tremor shake the room and fixtures for around 8 seconds.
Bali, Nusa dua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nusa Lembongan (6647.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was awaked by a little earthquake in Nusa Lembongan.
Munduk (3284.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(1198.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): This morning at Bai at 6h50 am I get out quickly
(6654 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kuta, Bali / MMI IV (Light shaking): Wake up and feel shaking. Doors and Windows rattle.
Ubud, Bali (6671.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lembongan / MMI II (Very weak shaking)

 

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