Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 43 km south of Pulau Mandra Island, West Java, Indonesia, on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 09:54 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 43 km south of Pulau Mandra Island, West Java, Indonesia, on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at 09:54 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

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: Jan 8, 2019 09:54:43 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 7.57°S / 106.43°E (Indian Ocean, Indonesia)
Antipode: 7.57°N / 73.57°W
Nearest volcano: Perbakti (95 km / 59 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) S of Pelabuhanratu (pop: 43,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of Sukabumi (pop: 276,400) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Cicurug (pop: 89,000) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) SSW of Caringin (pop: 91,800) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of bogoleu (pop: 800,000) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSW of Ciampea (pop: 207,200) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SSW of Cibinong (pop: 188,700) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (92 mi) WSW of Bandung (pop: 1,699,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) SSW of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) S of Serang (pop: 164,800) --> 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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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.010 kmJava, IndonesiaGFZ
5.157 km JAVA, INDONESIAEMSC
5.29.9 kmJava, IndonesiaGeoAu
5.410 kmBandung (3 MMI)BMKG
5.266 km- 41km S of Cibungur, IndonesiaUSGS

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Bandon, West Java (152.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt at 2nd floor building. People in 1st floor doesn't feel it.  
Bandon, West Java (152.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Only for a second (reported through our app)  
Bandon, West Java (153.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bogoleu, West Java (116.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Cikarang, West Java (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)  
Wanaraja, West Java (180.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Sukabumi, West Java (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)
Lembang, West Java (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)
Cimahi, West Java (148.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
tasikmalaya / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Jakarta (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)
Sukabumi, West Java (91.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Cicurug, West Java (93.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Bandon, West Java (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)
Bandon, West Java (148 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Bandon, West Java (150.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Jakarta (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)
Bandon, West Java (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)
Padalarang, West Java (138.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
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Depth
LocationDetails
Mar 5, 2019 19:37
3 years ago
3.2

26 km
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