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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Sunday, 26 August 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.8 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, 19 Aug 2018 14:56, which had occurred 7 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Sunday, 26 August 2018
26 Aug 04:05 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
Date & time: Sunday, 26 August 2018 03:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.35°S / 116.98°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) NE of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000)
51 km (32 mi) NW of Sumbawa Besar (pop: 52,700)
87 km (54 mi) NE of Praya (pop: 35,200)
98 km (61 mi) NE of Mataram (pop: 318,700)
197 km (122 mi) E of Denpasar (pop: 834,900)
1143 km (710 mi) SE of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 26 Aug 03:54 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGFZ
Sun, 26 Aug 03:54 UTCM 4.9 / 30 kmLOMBOK REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
2018-08-26 03:54:03 UTC (26 Aug 03:54:03 UTC)M 4.9 / 10 km- Lombok Region, IndonesiaUSGS
26/08/2018 10:53:33 WIB (26 Aug 03:53:33 UTC)M 5.1 / 10 kmSumbawa Besar (3 MMI)BMKG
Sun, 26 Aug 03:54 UTCM 5.0 / 11.8 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGeoAu

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99 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ubud / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Terasa cikpan ku bergegar kayak keras cokem
190.6 km E of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Terkejut (reported through our app)
101.9 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (60.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (60.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
202.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
51.7 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
51.7 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
99.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
91 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
90.6 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
59.8 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
59.3 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
59.3 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
55.4 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
209 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Kab. Sumbawa (55.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Saya disumbawa merasakan cukup besar, (reported through our app)
90.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : kalo lagi diem terasa getarannya dan lemah (reported through our app)
Bali Uluwatu / not felt
190 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : was sitting on the bed and felt it shaking back and forth for about 10 seconds.
206.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
96.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
96.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Dompu (161.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
labuhan haji (59.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (48.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
41.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
41.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
29.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Montong gamang kopang (70.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Try to fine object..to hold on (reported through our app)
63.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
90.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
narmada lombok barat (90.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
86.9 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa (52.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt few very light shaking prior to the 5.0 and 2 minutes later I felt very light shaking. (reported through our app)
257.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
98.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Lombok Barat (101.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
46.4 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
102.3 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Amlapura (148.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (48.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 96 km W of epicenter) : Make me awake from my sleep (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 60 km W of epicenter) : update (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 95 km W of epicenter) : Semoga info diaplikasi ini bisa bermanfaat bagi kami (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 95 km W of epicenter) : Lampu bergoyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : Masbagik tidak trasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 48 km W of epicenter) : Lumayan besar dirasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 1159 km W of epicenter) : Cukup terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 621 km W of epicenter) : Lumayan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 201 km W of epicenter) : Tidak berasa (reported through EMSC)
Ubud (Indonesia, 190 km W of epicenter) : North of Ubud. Little shake. 4 seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 146 km W of epicenter) : Felt it I was on my bed (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 111 km SW of epicenter) : Sekotong lombok baratpun terasa (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 104 km W of epicenter) : Terkejut (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 100 km W of epicenter) : Saya rasakan tapi tidak besar di Ampenan NTB (reported through EMSC)
Sekarbela (Indonesia, 100 km W of epicenter) : sy pikir hanya perasaan saja (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 99 km W of epicenter) : Lagi tiduran ada goyang" (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 99 km W of epicenter) : Kaget (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 99 km W of epicenter) : Continues shaking felt in Sandik, West-Lombok for about two hours now. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 99 km W of epicenter) : Alhasil tinjot (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 99 km W of epicenter) : terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 98 km W of epicenter) : Terasa goyangannya (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 98 km W of epicenter) : Saya merasakannya , cuma sebentar dan kecil (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 98 km W of epicenter) : rumah yg sudah retak semakin retak (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 97 km W of epicenter) : Masih ada gempa susulan di Lombok...Ya Alloh .... (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 97 km W of epicenter) : Getaranx cukup terasa (reported through EMSC)
Selaparang (Indonesia, 97 km W of epicenter) : Malah ga tau ada gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 96 km W of epicenter) : Not felt it in Mataram (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 90 km W of epicenter) : Sedikit terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 87 km W of epicenter) : Lumayan bikin kaget (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 87 km W of epicenter) : Berasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 86 km SW of epicenter) : Getaran mobil sama gempa sama saya rasakn (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 86 km SW of epicenter) : Terasa (reported through EMSC)
Praya (Indonesia, 85 km SW of epicenter) : Loteng aman, ndk tau malah klo gemva (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 75 km SW of epicenter) : Berasa getarannya (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 71 km S of epicenter) : Sepertinya gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 69 km SW of epicenter) : Tidak terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 64 km SW of epicenter) : Beberapa orng merasakan ada yg juga tdk merasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 63 km W of epicenter) : Gempa (reported through EMSC)
Sumbawa Besar (Indonesia, 59 km E of epicenter) : pulau moyo light shaking (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 59 km SW of epicenter) : Goyang smooth (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 58 km SW of epicenter) : Terasa sekitar 4 detik (reported through EMSC)
Pringgasela (Indonesia, 58 km SW of epicenter) : Kirimin lokasi gempa. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 58 km SW of epicenter) : Sy merasakannya.. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 58 km SW of epicenter) : Tidak terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 58 km SW of epicenter) : Lombok timur di goyang dikit (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : Kyk digoyang (reported through EMSC)
Selong (Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : Goyangg wilayah selong (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : Not intense (reported through EMSC)
Selong (Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : shake again!!! (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 56 km W of epicenter) : Labuhan lombok timur,merasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 56 km W of epicenter) : Ini (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 56 km SW of epicenter) : Agak kaget (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 53 km SW of epicenter) : Kerasa walaupun cuma 2 detik (reported through EMSC)
Sumbawa (Indonesia, 53 km E of epicenter) : sumbawa terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 49 km E of epicenter) : Goyang sebentar (reported through EMSC)
Sembalun (Indonesia, 49 km W of epicenter) : Getar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 48 km E of epicenter) : Berasa sekali karna Sya dsumbawa besar..Labuhan sumbawa, selat sumbawa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 48 km E of epicenter) : Goyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 43 km S of epicenter) : Di ksb trasa gmpa 2x slang 5 mnit barusan (reported through EMSC)
Taliwang (Indonesia, 43 km S of epicenter) : Sedikit terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 43 km SW of epicenter) : merasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 43 km S of epicenter) : Kami di Taliwang Sumbawa Barat merasakan getarannya. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 42 km SW of epicenter) : Bref (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 30 km W of epicenter) : Getaran terasa hingga membuat orang panik (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 17 km S of epicenter) : Kaget (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 139 km W of epicenter) : Very subtle shaking for a few seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 138 km E of epicenter) : cukup terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 91 km W of epicenter) : Saya merasakan gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 89 km W of epicenter) : Di mataram hanya berasa getaran kecil (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 88 km W of epicenter) : Lumayan jauh dari pusat gempa. (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 88 km W of epicenter) : tidak sadar kalau ada gempa, apa sudah mati rasa atau terbiasa, mudah2an tidak ada gempa besar lagi.. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 87 km W of epicenter) : Kurang terasa sih (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 86 km W of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Sumbawa (Indonesia, 59 km E of epicenter) : Kirain halu ternyata bener -_- lumayan goyang (reported through EMSC)
Unter Iwes (Indonesia, 59 km E of epicenter) : lumayan panik (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 53 km W of epicenter) : Terasa kecil di Sumbawa barat (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 46 km SW of epicenter) : Selong terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 45 km SW of epicenter) : Lombok timur (reported through EMSC)
Wanasaba (Indonesia, 42 km W of epicenter) : Aikmel goyang....trauma melanda (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 32 km W of epicenter) : Wokeh (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 30 km SW of epicenter) : Kageett (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 14 km SE of epicenter) : It happened in Sumbawa Region, Indonesia (reported through EMSC)

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Sunday, 26 August 2018

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