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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Friday, 7 September 2018

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.8 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia, 19 Aug 2018 14:56, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Friday, 7 September 2018
7 Sep 17:26 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 12 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 7 September 2018 17:14 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.52°S / 116.62°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (20 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) SW of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000)
44 km (27 mi) NE of Praya (pop: 35,200)
56 km (35 mi) E of Mataram (pop: 318,700)
62 km (38 mi) SE of Gili Air (pop: 1,800)
155 km (96 mi) E of Denpasar (pop: 834,900)
1108 km (689 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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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 7 Sep 17:14 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGFZ
Fri, 7 Sep 17:14 UTCM 5.0 / 13 kmLOMBOK REGION, INDONESIAEMSC
08/09/2018 00:14:36 WIB (7 Sep 17:14:36 UTC)M 5.0 / 10 kmLombok Utara (3 MMI)BMKG
2018-09-08 01:14:38 +08:00 (7 Sep 17:14:38 UTC)M 5.1 / 26 km- 5km W of Sambelia, IndonesiaUSGS

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60.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Sandubaya selong (16.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Terbangun dengan suara genteng dan getaran halus menggoyang (reported through our app)
55.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Amlapura (110.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
mataram (57.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
59.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Begak tonjot ite (reported through our app)
59.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Paran diriku ku pineng (reported through our app)
16.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
34.7 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Maluk, Kab. Sumbawa Barat, NTB (45.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Selong (17.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Langsung ingat anak istri (reported through our app)
17 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Gerung / not felt : Gak kerasa
14.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lumayan terasa (reported through our app)
Ngeri juga lama2 didlm rumah..... (public domain)
14.5 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Screenshot... .jpg (public domain)
58.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
160.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
17.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
58.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
56.7 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
43.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
46 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bergetar (reported through our app)
Taliwang Sumbawa Barat / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lumayan terasa bergoyang
7.1 km S of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Terbangun karna getaran halus (reported through our app)
Pringgabaya,Lombok Timur,Nusa Tenggara Barat (7.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
110.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ubud / not felt
58.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ketembong lombok timur (17.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
17.4 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
7.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ampenan / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
156.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
36.3 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sedang mulai tdr yg nyenyak,, langsung berrrr, rumah terasa di tambrak mobil (reported through our app)
53.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
94.5 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Barabali (39 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
43.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I think its just my heartbeat
Amlapura (112 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light shaking... We all wake up from bed (reported through our app)
15.3 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
43 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
20.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
53 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
35.9 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
kembang kuning (19.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : begerik dia min (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (86.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Cukup terasa. Tapi gak bangunkan keluarga karena terasa lemah. Kasian traumanya (reported through our app)
67 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Sumbawa Besar (85.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
67.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Mataram (58.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
63.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
150.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Very short but a bit strong shaking (reported through our app)
Masbagik, Lombok Timur (20.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : sempat tidur di dalam rumah, tapi kebangun dan akhirnya pindah ke tenda di halaman rumah, baru beberapa menit eh langsung gempa (reported through our app)
21.7 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Amed Bali (109.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
36.3 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Saya merasakan cukup kuat (reported through our app)
63.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
54.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Injot (reported through our app)
39.4 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
57.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
(Indonesia, 119 km W of epicenter) : Felt small shake half asleep in Karangasem near Amed (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 85 km E of epicenter) : Mohon bantuan logistik, sarana prasarana bangunan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 63 km W of epicenter) : Tanjung terasa getaran (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Gempanya bikin parno (reported through EMSC)
Suela (Indonesia, 19 km SW of epicenter) : Gemetaran (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 115 km W of epicenter) : Ressentie à Amed/ Bali (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 19 km S of epicenter) : Lumayan olahraga jantung (reported through EMSC)
(Republic of Indonesia, 82 km E of epicenter) : Harus tetap waspada.jgn terpancing hoak... (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 174 km W of epicenter) : er waren enkele korte bevingen, ik denk 3, kort na elkaar. Ik wist in eerste instantie niet zeker of het klopte wat ik had gevoeld totdat ik het de volgende dag met wat lokale mensen besprak. Die staan na de laatste zware beving in augustus op scherp en hadden het allemaal gevoeld. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 157 km W of epicenter) : Ubud nothing (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 155 km W of epicenter) : Ubud (reported through EMSC)
Kintamani (Indonesia, 141 km W of epicenter) : Ressenti< 1 sec à Amed (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 112 km W of epicenter) : Slept. Woke up and felt it in bed (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 109 km W of epicenter) : Ressenti à Amed 2 secondes (reported through EMSC)
Abang (Indonesia, 109 km W of epicenter) : Légère secousse réveiller (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 71 km W of epicenter) : Sedikit bergoyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : Di mataram tidak berasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km E of epicenter) : Terasa juga (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 66 km SW of epicenter) : Gak terasa karena tidur (reported through EMSC)
Selaparang (Indonesia, 65 km W of epicenter) : tidak terasa di mataram (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 65 km W of epicenter) : Ga kerasa gempa di karang baru mataram (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 61 km W of epicenter) : Sy merasakan gempa semalem (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 56 km SW of epicenter) : Serasa Digoyang dan pintu bergetar. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 54 km W of epicenter) : Jadi kebangun (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 52 km SW of epicenter) : Lombok tengah (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 38 km E of epicenter) : Kaget (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 32 km SW of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 26 km SW of epicenter) : Kata pemerintah gempanya tidak akan datang lagi sehingga masyarakat lombok di himbau untuk meninggalkan tenda pengungsian dan sudah bisa tidur di kamar rumah masing2, tapi kok gempanya masih datang lagi, sudah 2 kali ini himbauan pemerintah blunder (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 25 km SW of epicenter) : Pagi smua (reported through EMSC)
Sembalun (Indonesia, 14 km W of epicenter) : Lumaysn (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 113 km W of epicenter) : Amed (reported through EMSC)
Batu Layar (Indonesia, 70 km W of epicenter) : Sa a bouger un peu (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 70 km W of epicenter) : Just one shake but quite noticeable here on Gili T as it makes the roof noisy and bed moving (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 70 km W of epicenter) : Gila (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 70 km W of epicenter) : Terasa gempa (reported through EMSC)
Pemenang (Indonesia, 69 km W of epicenter) : Huuh (reported through EMSC)
Pemenang (Indonesia, 69 km W of epicenter) : It was quick (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 69 km W of epicenter) : Terasa (reported through EMSC)
Sekarbela (Indonesia, 69 km W of epicenter) : Berasa goyangan kecill (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 69 km W of epicenter) : Short small gentle rocking. In Senggigi (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 68 km SW of epicenter) : Ya saya rasakan dmataram (reported through EMSC)
Ampenan (Indonesia, 68 km W of epicenter) : Sedikit merasakan goyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 68 km W of epicenter) : Kaget, sedikit panik (reported through EMSC)
Batu Layar (Indonesia, 68 km W of epicenter) : Kerasa goyangx (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 68 km W of epicenter) : Sya tidak merasakan,pusatnya dmna ya? (reported through EMSC)
Batu Layar (Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : Shaking about 2 seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : Mataram goyang halus..Salam satu jiwa. AREMA ! (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : Lagi tidur, kebangun goyang" pelanYa Allah (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : I feel... (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : Felt very slightly. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km W of epicenter) : getaran terasa ringan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 66 km W of epicenter) : Kerasa Mataram (reported through EMSC)
Selaparang (Indonesia, 66 km W of epicenter) : Sedang tidur pules, kebangun denger suara jendela getar plus lampu gantung di kamar goyang. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 65 km W of epicenter) : Ya alloh sampi kpan gempa ini akan berahir. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 64 km W of epicenter) : Mataram nihil getaran, tapi Lotim dan Lembar terasa (menurut info kawan2) (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 64 km W of epicenter) : Kerasa tp bentar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 64 km SW of epicenter) : Ya saya meraskan dimataram (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 63 km W of epicenter) : Terasa dan halus (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 62 km SW of epicenter) : Jendela bergetar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 59 km W of epicenter) : Lingsar/Lobar Tidak Terlalu Terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 59 km SW of epicenter) : Shock my bed in praya (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 57 km SW of epicenter) : Jendela begerisik paran araq begang ternyata gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 56 km SW of epicenter) : ada bunyi sdikit (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 54 km SW of epicenter) : Terasa getaran dan suara jendela berderik... (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 53 km S of epicenter) : Saya merasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 53 km W of epicenter) : Benar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 52 km SW of epicenter) : Lagi main game (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 48 km SW of epicenter) : KAGET (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 43 km SE of epicenter) : Lumayan terasa goyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 40 km SW of epicenter) : Selong getaran halus (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 39 km SW of epicenter) : Terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 39 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan berasa di masbagik... sinyal begadang lagi sampe waktu yg tidak ditentukan. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 39 km SW of epicenter) : Gak terada (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 38 km E of epicenter) : Saya merasakan gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 37 km S of epicenter) : Verry fast. Not realy strong (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 36 km E of epicenter) : Saya rasa kan gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 36 km SW of epicenter) : Getarannya Kerasa sekali (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 36 km SW of epicenter) : sekedar getaran (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 34 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan bergetar (reported through EMSC)
Masbagik (Indonesia, 34 km SW of epicenter) : lumayan berasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 34 km SW of epicenter) : Terasa goyangan sampai terbangun walaupun sebentar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 33 km NW of epicenter) : Goyangan cukup lama dan sangat berasa di bayan KLU.... (reported through EMSC)
Selong (Indonesia, 32 km S of epicenter) : Terasa bergetar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 32 km SW of epicenter) : Kok blum ada pemberitahuan nya (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 32 km SW of epicenter) : Kageet (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 26 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan goyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 25 km SW of epicenter) : Saya merasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 22 km SW of epicenter) : Belek ne gempa ine (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 20 km S of epicenter) : Terasa lumayan kuat (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 18 km SW of epicenter) : trrsa sekali (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 18 km SW of epicenter) : Tempat tidur bergerak (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 18 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan Keras (reported through EMSC)
Sembalun (Indonesia, 15 km W of epicenter) : Kaget (reported through EMSC)
Pringgabaya (Indonesia, 12 km S of epicenter) : Felt it (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 12 km NW of epicenter) : quite a bit of vibration for about 3 seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 172 km W of epicenter) : ? (reported through EMSC)
Kuta (Indonesia, 169 km W of epicenter) : Strong jolt for 5 seconds in Kuta. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 166 km W of epicenter) : Terasa di denpasar lumayan kaget tempat tidur terasa goyang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 114 km W of epicenter) : Kebangun gegara gempa (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 71 km W of epicenter) : kabuuuur (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 69 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 67 km SW of epicenter) : Sedikit goyang namun tidak begitu besar (reported through EMSC)
Mataram (Indonesia, 66 km SW of epicenter) : Tidak begitu terasa (reported through EMSC)
Cakranegara (Indonesia, 63 km SW of epicenter) : Kaget, krain cuma prasaan doang, trnyata banyak tmen yg uplod status ngrsain gmpa. Lngung bka aplikasi (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 63 km SW of epicenter) : I think this sound from ground... and really matter... the sound from earthquake (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 62 km W of epicenter) : Lumayan bikin kaget sampai terbangun dari tidur, lemari bergetar. (reported through EMSC)
Taliwang (Indonesia, 47 km SE of epicenter) : Lumayan berasa di taliwang ksb (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 47 km SE of epicenter) : Getarrr (reported through EMSC)
Alas (Indonesia, 40 km SE of epicenter) : Ini sy rasakan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 38 km SE of epicenter) : Lumayaaan (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 35 km S of epicenter) : Jendela bergetar. Lombok timur (reported through EMSC)
Selong (Indonesia, 35 km SW of epicenter) : sedikit terbangun. getarannya sih kecil (reported through EMSC)
Masbagik (Indonesia, 35 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 35 km SW of epicenter) : Gempaaaa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Terbangun oleh gempa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 26 km SW of epicenter) : Berguncang (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 20 km SW of epicenter) : Lumayan di pringgabaya (reported through EMSC)

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Friday, 7 September 2018
 

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