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Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Lombok Utara (3 MMI) on Thursday, 27 December 2018

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake  - Lombok Utara (3 MMI) on Thursday, 27 December 2018
Date & time: Thursday, 27 December 2018 12:59 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 27/12/2018 19:59:53 WIB
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.32°S / 116.23°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (29 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^9 J (1.56 MWh / 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
(20.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Was just one shake, almost felt like large gust of wind
(33.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(28.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Low shaking, almost un notoced by moving person (38.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Gili Air / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Gili Air / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(28 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was a surprisingly sharp one bang surrounded be small shaking. (via app)
Gili Trawangan (20.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Mataram (33.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Medana (12.1 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Almost to small to feel
(16.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(21.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Gili Air (16.9 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Another single shunt. Definitely felt it. Seemed smaller than the last one.
Gili meno (19.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Didn't felt anything (via app)
Gili Air / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(20.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Gili Air (17.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)

 

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