Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - 40 km east of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 07:07 (GMT)

Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - 40 km east of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 07:07 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 Mar 07:13 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Mar 17 07:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.5.
Date & time: Mar 17, 2019 07:07:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 8.54°S / 116.48°E (West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia)
Antipode: 8.54°N / 63.52°W
Nearest volcano: Rinjani (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Labuan Lombok (Kabupaten Lombok Timur, Nusa Tenggara Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Labuan Lombok (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NE of Praya (Kabupaten Lombok Tengah) (pop: 35,200) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Matalam (pop: 318,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) ENE of Lembar (Kabupaten Lombok Barat) (pop: 10,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) E of Karangasem (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) E of Amlapura (Bali) (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) E of Bedugul (Bali) (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) E of Denpasar (Bali) (pop: 834,900) --> See nearby quakes!
499 km (310 mi) SW of Macassar (South Sulawesi) (pop: 1,321,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.510 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGFZ
5.510 kmLombok Region, IndonesiaEMSC
5.419 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaBMKG
5.45.1 kmSumbawa Region, IndonesiaGeoAu
5.524 km4km SW of Sembalunbumbung, IndonesiaUSGS

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Amlapura / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 3 shaking  
Cakranegara (37 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Di Cakranegara tidak ada kerusakan bangunan (reported through our app)  
near Labuan Lombok (8.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Sanur / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Indian Ocean (228.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mataram (38.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Gili sir / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Labuan Lombok (12.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Mataram-Lombok, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara (41.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Gili Trawangan / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Amed, Bali (91.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Labuan Lombok (10.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)  
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Amed (95.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Ubud (136.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
near Praya, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara (44.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Ubud / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gerung (40.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Amed (92.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Allongée sur le lit entrain de lire.jai senti que je bougeais et toute la pièce aussi quand j'ai regardé autour de moi  
near Praya, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara (15.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
31 km of Labuan Lombok (50.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Mataram-Lombok, ID.17.Lombok (undefined), West Nusa Tenggara (36.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Guncangan kuat (reported through our app)  
denpasar (139.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Amed (93.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Standing at first floor(3 mt) i felt a light shaking for just few seconds  
Amed (94.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was at second floor of a building on bed. I felt the bed mooving gently for few seconds. After about 5 minutes again, but less for about 3 seconds.  
Gili Air / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Canggu, Bali (149.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
near Labuan Lombok (19.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
near Labuan Lombok (3.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
near Labuan Lombok (14.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Nusa Dua / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Ubud, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali (134.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Lying in bed. Slight shaking.  
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (63 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
May 8, 2019 07:39
3 years ago
2.6

10 km
West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 15 km NE of Labuan Lombok, Nusa Tenggara BaratMore
May 1, 2019 22:53
3 years ago
2.5

11 km
Lombok Island, 24 km NE of Praya, IndonesiaMore
May 1, 2019 22:22
3 years ago
3.3

10 km
48 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 30, 2019 02:25
3 years ago
2.5

10 km
35 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 28, 2019 13:43
3 years ago - felt
3.9

10 km
50 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 22, 2019 17:26
3 years ago
2.8

10 km
13 km SW of Bangsal, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 18, 2019 14:18
3 years ago
2.8

10 km
44 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 17, 2019 05:20
3 years ago
2.7

10 km
Lombok Island, 14 km SE of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Apr 11, 2019 06:55
3 years ago - felt
4.0

10 km
Bali Sea, 64 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 6, 2019 11:19
3 years ago
3.5

10 km
58 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Apr 4, 2019 04:39
3 years ago
2.4

10 km
Indonesia, 13 km NE of Labuan Lombok, Nusa Tenggara BaratMore
Apr 1, 2019 02:59
3 years ago
2.4

10 km
West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 9.5 km NW of Labuan Lombok, Nusa Tenggara BaratMore
Mar 27, 2019 13:10
3 years ago
3.2

10 km
50 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 27, 2019 13:03
3 years ago - felt
3.2

10 km
54 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 25, 2019 17:03
3 years ago
2.8

14 km
4 km NW of Bangsal, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 20, 2019 03:24
3 years ago
2.2

16 km
Lombok Island, 19 km NE of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 20, 2019 03:19
3 years ago
2.3

35 km
Lombok Island, 18 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 20, 2019 02:51
3 years ago
2.3

12 km
Lombok Island, 22 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 20, 2019 01:35
3 years ago
2.9

14 km
44 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 19, 2019 15:05
3 years ago
2.1

10 km
42 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 19, 2019 11:59
3 years ago
2.5

12 km
Lombok Island, 17 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 19, 2019 11:38
3 years ago
2.5

10 km
Lombok Island, 14 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 19, 2019 06:13
3 years ago
2.9

10 km
8.4 km E of Bangsal, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 17:12
3 years ago
2.6

10 km
51 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 17:02
3 years ago
2.8

10 km
47 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 16:00
3 years ago
3.2

10 km
52 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 14:56
3 years ago
2.9

10 km
51 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 14:17
3 years ago - felt
3.4

10 km
51 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 07:41
3 years ago
2.5

10 km
46 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 04:16
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 18 km NW of Labuan Lombok, Nusa Tenggara BaratMore
Mar 18, 2019 04:03
3 years ago
2.1

10 km
40 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 00:46
3 years ago
3.6

10 km
55 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 18, 2019 00:32
3 years ago - felt
4.0

10 km
54 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 23:39
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
42 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 19:24
3 years ago
2.6

10 km
49 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 18:22
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, 10.7 km W of Labuan Lombok, Nusa Tenggara BaratMore
Mar 17, 2019 18:15
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
52 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 18:08
3 years ago
3.8

10 km
50 km NE of Praya, Kabupaten Lombok Tengah, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 18:03
3 years ago
3.1

15 km
52 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 17:00
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
Lombok Island, 13 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 16:56
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
45 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 15:51
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
Lombok Island, 19 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 12:40
3 years ago
2.4

10 km
45 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 12:26
3 years ago
2.3

10 km
49 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 12:03
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
42 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 11:56
3 years ago
2.5

10 km
41 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 11:33
3 years ago
2.9

11 km
44 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 11:30
3 years ago
2.4

10 km
47 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 10:15
3 years ago
2.4

10 km
44 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 09:52
3 years ago
2.2

13 km
Lombok Island, 19 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 09:11
3 years ago
2.7

10 km
49 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 09:07
3 years ago
2.1

10 km
47 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 09:02
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
49 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 08:49
3 years ago
2.2

10 km
49 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 08:43
3 years ago
2.5

12 km
28 km NE of Praya, Kabupaten Lombok Tengah, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:55
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
7.4 km SE of Bangsal, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:49
3 years ago
2.0

10 km
41 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:37
3 years ago
2.3

10 km
Lombok Island, 21 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:31
3 years ago
2.6

10 km
43 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:27
3 years ago
2.5

10 km
Lombok Island, 18 km E of Praya, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:17
3 years ago - felt
3.1

10 km
48 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:11
3 years ago - felt
4.8

10 km
59 km NE of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
Mar 17, 2019 07:09
3 years ago - felt
5.1

10 km
44 km E of Matalam, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, IndonesiaMore
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