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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Northwest of Australia on Saturday, 16 March 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Northwest of Australia on Saturday, 16 March 2019
Mar 18 22:52: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 14.2 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 16 March 2019 15:22 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 14.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.66°S / 114.399°E (international territory)
Nearest volcano: Bratan (506 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 16 Mar 2019
Sat, 16 Mar 15:22 UTCM 5.1 / 10 kmNorthwest of AustraliaBMKG
Sat, 16 Mar 15:22 UTCM 4.7 / 179 kmNorthwest of AustraliaBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Brisbane qld / not felt: Noticed the water in the pool was shimmering, like when a plastic bucket is tapped on the side. The mini waves werent really moving in any particular direction. A bit like the tv show ‘ stargate’
Jimboomba / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was reading and got up because I felt the shaking a lot stronger this time.
Essendon north / MMI III (Weak shaking): Faint rumbling that woke me up & I realised it was a gentle tremor that last around 1 minute
(489.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)


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