Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Flores Sea, 110 km north of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 4 December 2018 at 20:49 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Flores Sea, 110 km north of Labuan Bajo, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Tuesday, 4 December 2018 at 20:49 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 422 km depth

4 Dec 20:55 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Dec 2018 20:49:06 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 422.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.51°S / 119.98°E (Flores Sea, Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Sangeang Api (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
110 km (68 mi) N of Labuan Bajo (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NNW of Ruteng (Kabupaten Manggarai) (pop: 34,600) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) NE of Bima (pop: 67,000) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) NE of Dompu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) NW of Ende (pop: 77,200) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) N of Waingapu (pop: 48,800) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) SSE of Galesong (pop: 83,100) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (167 mi) SSE of Makassar (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) WNW of Maumere (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
496 km (308 mi) NW of Kupang (pop: 282,400) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) NW of Flores Island (pop: 1,831,000) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) N of Pulau Sumba Island (pop: 686,100) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) ENE of Sumbawa Island (pop: 1,391,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.6422 kmFlores SeaGFZ
4.8428 kmFLORES SEAEMSC
4.8421 km- 96km NNW of Nggilat, IndonesiaUSGS

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Darwin palmerston woodroffe / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Just hopped in bed and next minute the bed shooked for 5 secs  
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