Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - South of Sumbawa, Indonesia on Wednesday, 23 January 2019
23 Jan 12:50 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 14 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.5°S / 118.94°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Gilbanta (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
173 km (107 mi) SW of Waingapu (pop: 48,800)
1413 km (878 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]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 23 Jan 12:36 UTC||M 5.0 / 10 km||South of Sumbawa, Indonesia||GFZ|
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