Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Timor Sea, 95 km southeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 August 2018 at 11:55 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.2 quake Timor Sea, 97 km southeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 28 August 2018 07:08 GMT, which had occurred 5 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Timor Sea, 95 km southeast of Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 28 August 2018 at 11:55 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

28 Aug 12:03 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Aug 28 12:09: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 5.0.
Date & time: 28 Aug 2018 11:55:46 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.82°S / 124.17°E (Timor Sea, Indonesia)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) SE of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) S of Soe (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Selatan) (pop: 27,700) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SSW of Kefamenanu (Kabupaten Timor Tengah Utara) (pop: 29,500) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SW of Suai (Timor-Leste) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SSW of Atambua (Kabupaten Belu) (pop: 35,800) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) SSW of mariana (Maliana, Timor-Leste) (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
280 km (174 mi) SSW of Likisa (Timor-Leste) (pop: 19,000) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (183 mi) SSW of Delhi (Timor-Leste) (pop: 150,000) --> See nearby quakes!
326 km (202 mi) SE of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
352 km (219 mi) SE of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) SW of Timor Island (pop: 3,182,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.010 kmTimor RegionGFZ
5.09 km- 100km SE of Kupang, IndonesiaUSGS
5.110 kmKupang (2 MMI)BMKG

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3015.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : aaaaah  
Amlapura (975.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 1019 km W of epicenter) : Feeling light tremors all day, not sure if there was an earthquake this morning (between 6 and 8 am) and night (around 8.40 pm) but I am constantly feeling shaking bed. No news about nearby earthquakes in bali. I'm in ubud. (reported through EMSC)  
(Indonesia, 981 km W of epicenter) : Not felt it... (reported through EMSC)  
(Indonesia, 877 km W of epicenter) : Ga kerasa di lotim (reported through EMSC)  
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