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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Java, Indonesia on Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Java, Indonesia on Tuesday, 8 January 2019
8 Jan 10:03 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 9 minutes.
Jan 8 10:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.0.
Date & time: Tuesday, 8 January 2019 09:54 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.57°S / 106.43°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Perbakti (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) S of Pelabuhanratu (pop: 43,000)
91 km (56 mi) SW of Sukabumi (pop: 276,400)
96 km (60 mi) SW of Cicurug (pop: 89,000)
149 km (92 mi) SW of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700)
158 km (98 mi) SW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Bekasi (pop: 1,520,100)
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
Tue, 8 Jan 09:54 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmJava, IndonesiaGFZ
Tue, 8 Jan 09:54 UTCM 5.1 / 57 kmJAVA, INDONESIAEMSC
Tue, 8 Jan 09:54 UTCM 5.2 / 9.9 kmJava, IndonesiaGeoAu
08/01/2019 16:54:45 WIB (8 Jan 09:54:45 UTC)M 5.4 / 10 kmBandung (3 MMI)BMKG
2019-01-08 16:54:49 +07:00 (8 Jan 09:54:49 UTC)M 5.2 / 65.7 km- 41km S of Cibungur, IndonesiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (53)

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152.4 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt at 2nd floor building. People in 1st floor doesn't feel it.
152.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Only for a second (reported through our app)
153.4 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
116.4 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
160 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Bogor, Indonesia (115.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Bandung / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt shaking in 2-3 seconds
Austria / not felt : Hallo
Sukabumi (City) (92.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting outside in the backyard. I coukd feel the chair was shaking. The rainwater caught in a bucket was also seen wavy significantly. (reported through our app)
180.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
92 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Paintings on the wall shakes, windows rattles. (reported through our app)
Sukabumi (90.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
158.2 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bogor (117.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
148.3 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
tasikmalaya / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
156.1 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
BANDUNG / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bandung (153.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Cimahi, West Java, Indpnesia (146.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
91.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
93.8 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
147.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Cimahi (142.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
148 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
150.2 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
159.5 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
rancamanyar bandung (222.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
151.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Cimahi (146.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
138.3 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
159.5 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
154.9 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Pondok Aren (Indonesia, 171 km N of epicenter) : Rusak (reported through EMSC)
Ciputat (Indonesia, 168 km N of epicenter) : Vibration (reported through EMSC)
Buahbatu (Indonesia, 152 km NE of epicenter) : Small movements, but noticeable. (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 136 km N of epicenter) : Terasa pas lagi duduk di kursi kantor sedang bekerja. Cuma sedikit orang yang merasakan. (reported through EMSC)
Senen (Indonesia, 182 km N of epicenter) : Moderate Shaking, feel here on the 4th floor building in Central Jakarta (reported through EMSC)
Sumur Bandung (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Felt my chair move, not to big, around 1 minute or less (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 147 km NE of epicenter) : Kerasa banget soalnya posisi saya sedang tiduran (reported through EMSC)
Pangandaran (Indonesia, 228 km E of epicenter) : Goyang sedikit (reported through EMSC)
Cihideung (Indonesia, 188 km E of epicenter) : Short (reported through EMSC)
Bekasi Barat (Indonesia, 180 km N of epicenter) : Goyang kirain keliyengan (reported through EMSC)
Panyileukan (Indonesia, 157 km NE of epicenter) : Terasa besar tapi sebentar (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 154 km NE of epicenter) : Strong shaking for a second in Bandung (reported through EMSC)
Rancasari (Indonesia, 151 km NE of epicenter) : Just felt slight shake (reported through EMSC)
Sukajadi (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Terasa di sukajadi (reported through EMSC)
Sumur Bandung (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Gempa di kopo (reported through EMSC)
Sumur Bandung (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : I was sitting on sofa and i felt it was shaking for couple seconds (reported through EMSC)
Sumur Bandung (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Mild and short, but noticable. (reported through EMSC)
Sumur Bandung (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Only 2 second but strong (reported through EMSC)
Bandung Kidul (Indonesia, 150 km NE of epicenter) : Terasa (reported through EMSC)
(Indonesia, 136 km N of epicenter) : Getarannya terasa sedikit hanya sedikit orang yang merasakan getarannya (reported through EMSC)

Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake: Java, Indonesia, 8 Jan 2019 09:54

More info
Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 05 Mar 2019 19:37 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    26 km (16.2 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | BMKG | Details

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Java, Indonesia on Tuesday, 8 January 2019
 

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