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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA on Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - LOMBOK REGION, INDONESIA on Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 20.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 20.0 to 15.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 February 2019 10:05 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.37°S / 116.83°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (36 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 12 Feb 2019
Tue, 12 Feb 10:05 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km- 11km E of Sambelia, IndonesiaUSGS
Tue, 12 Feb 10:05 UTCM 4.6 / 10 kmLombok Timur dan Sumbawa (3 MMI)BMKG
Tue, 12 Feb 10:05 UTCM 4.5 / 8 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
(53 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(23.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lumayan ngagetin lagi duduk pantat terasa di sundul (via app)
(84.5 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: get the information from my mother who leaves in sumbawa barat region (via app)
mataram (82.7 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: not felt (via app)
Sumbawa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): My mother felt it when she sits on the fl oor. Very weak shaking
(42.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(Indonesia) (71 km E from epicenter)(no details): Plafon rmh bunyi.. kirain angin... (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (63 km S from epicenter)(no details): Cukup keras (via EMSC)
Sukamulia (Indonesia) (44 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Little shake felt while in bed (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (38 km S from epicenter)(no details): Sumbawa Barat (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (34 km S from epicenter)(no details): Feel move but short in kertasari taliwang (via EMSC)
(Indonesia) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): sangat berasa, Lotim NTB (via EMSC)

 

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